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Bill T. Jones 'Super Fly, The Musical' Coming To Broadway In Late 2013?

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 8:47 PM
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SXSW 2013 Preview: Boy Is Sent North By Bounty Hunter in Civil War Drama 'The Retrieval'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • January 31, 2013 7:46 PM
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Making its world premiere at this year's SXSW film festival is the Civil War drama The Retrieval, which we hadn't heard of before today (adding it to our list of "slavery/Civil War" films list - see Tambay's post from earlier this month HERE).

SXSW 2013 Preview: Man Returns to Oakland Neighborhood After Prison in 'Licks'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • January 31, 2013 7:18 PM
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A directorial feature debut by Jonathan Singer-Vine, Licks will premiere at this year's SXSW Film Festival. A script penned by Singer-Vine and Justin "Hongry" Robinson, Licks revolves around a man named D and his struggles after returning to his Oakland neighborhood after a two-year stint in prison for arm robbery. 

New York & Toronto - 'LA Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema' Starts In Your City This Week

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 6:03 PM
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SXSW 2013 - Trailer For Provocative Doc 'Getting Back To Abnormal' (Race & Politics In New Orleans)

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 5:32 PM
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More SXSW 2013 black cinema highlights, after the festival revealed its lineup this afternoon.

Trailer For Coming Of Age Dirt-Bike Gang Feature Doc '12 O'Clock Boys'

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 5:08 PM
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From director Lotfy Nathan comes a feature documentary in competition titled 12 O'Clock Boys.

Watch The Visually Impressive Short Film 'Aláàló' By David Adeogun

  • By Sergio
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  • January 31, 2013 4:40 PM
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Nothing we like more a here on S & A than to give our readers exposure to new works by upcoming and promising young new talent, and we have another one to share with you now.

Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' (Doc On Origins & Influence Of The Music) To Debut At SXSW

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 4:06 PM
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S&A featured the Kickstarter campaign for this last fall, which was successful. The film looks like it's done, or close to being done since it's listed as one of 109 films screening at the SXSW film festival in March.

Watch Black Public Media's Acclaimed Doc 'Dear Mandela' Now, If You Missed Broadcast

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 3:45 PM
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Regurgitating Tambay's original write-up on this:

Rashida Jones Signs 2-Year Comedy & Drama Development Deal With Warner Bros. TV

  • By Courtney
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  • January 31, 2013 3:34 PM
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Rashida Jones and her Celeste & Jesse Forever writing partner Will McCormack have signed a two-year deal with Warner Bros. Television, under which the pair will develop, write and produce their own comedy and drama projects for both cable and network TV, says The Hollywood Reporter.

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