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Exclusive Clip From TFF 2012 Triptych "Stones in the Sun" (Haitian Refugees Struggle To Start New Lives In The US)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 19, 2012 9:20 PM
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The 2012 Tribeca Film Festival is officially underway, and I've managed to just 1 film screening thus far (the Congolese drama War Witch), along with a few non-film events. My review of that film should be posted tomorrow morning at the latest.

Phylicia Rashad, Mekhi Phifer Are Mother & Son in Kenny Leon-Directed Play "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 19, 2012 9:10 PM
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Trailer For Brit Urban Action/Drama "Victim" Surfaces (Ashley Chin, Ashley Madekwe, David Harewood)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 19, 2012 8:56 PM
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Roughly 3 months after its world premiere at the Raindance Film Festival last October in London, British action/drama Victim, which stars Ashley Chin, Ashley Madekwe, Jason Maza, Adam Deacon, David Harewood and others, was acquired for UK distribution and international sales by Kaleidoscope Entertainment, for a spring 2012 release.

"In Our Nature" Co-Starring Gabrielle Union Acquired For Stateside Distribution, In Theaters This Fall

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 19, 2012 8:41 PM
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Cannes 2012 Preview: "7 Days in Havana" Anthology Film Told Through The City's Visitors

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 19, 2012 7:39 PM
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7 Days in Havana "will be premiering at Cannes this year in competion for the "Prize Un Certain Regard" section of the Festival's film line-up. 7 Days chronicles the life in Cuba in seven different stories per each day, told through visitors of the Caribbean city and helmed by seven different directors.
More: Festivals

Ty Hodges/Omar Epps' Musical Drama "You, Me & The Circus" on VOD This Fall (Trailer)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 19, 2012 5:20 PM
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I’m surprised we haven’t talked much about this film/musical. We posted a teaser back in February of last year, and since then, it has screened at UrbanWorld Film Fest and a few other venues.
More: New On VOD

"C'Mon Man" Starring Tony Rock Coming Out On DVD In June

  • By Sergio
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  • April 19, 2012 5:13 PM
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Here's your first look at the RED BAND NSFW trailer for the film C'Mon Man starring Tony (AKA Chris' brother) Rock. I'm sure no doubt he hates being called that, but then who would you know who he is?

Trying To Understand Carl Franklin's Absence From Movie Theaters In 8 Years...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 19, 2012 5:09 PM
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I wonder what happened to that series on The Black Panthers that director Carl Franklin (most famous for Devil In A Blue Dress), was developing for HBO back in 2009 when it was first announced.

Black Film Screenings in NY, LA & Chicago Starting Tomorrow 4/20 ("Chico & Rita," "Snow on tha Bluff," "War Witch")

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 19, 2012 5:07 PM
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Alrick Brown's "Kinyarwanda" Embarks on "100 Days Tour," Commemorating the 1994 Rwandan Genocide

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • April 19, 2012 4:09 PM
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In observance of the Rwandan Genocide of 1994, Alrick Brown's Sundance Award-winning drama Kinyarwanda will screen intensively throughout the country during a 100-day commemoration in April and May.

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