Shadow and Act

Black Filmmakers Compete For $20,000 Heineken Affinity Award - View The Entries & Vote

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 29, 2013 11:10 AM
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Every single one of these filmmakers should be familiar to you, because we've talked about, and continue talk about their projects, as well as their other accomplishments.

Michael K. Williams Shows His Funny Side In Trailer For New Comedy Series 'Walk This Way'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 29, 2013 10:53 AM
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S&A 'Scandal' Recap - Questions, Questions, Questions...

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • March 29, 2013 10:38 AM
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Where do we begin with tonight's episode of Scandal? Potential Spoilers ahead so continue reading at your own risk.

Watch Animated Short Film 'CutOff, The Movie' (Short Shouts!)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 29, 2013 10:24 AM
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What Makes a Great Biopic?

  • By Nijla Mumin
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  • March 29, 2013 10:02 AM
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Do you remember the feeling of watching a perfectly sculpted Angela Bassett breathe pain and life into the microphone as Tina Turner in "What's Love Got to Do With It?" In the film, Turner's "Proud Mary" becomes a salvation song, the performance a cathartic, explosive release for Turner during years of abuse and rising stardom. Its dramatic mix of golden shingled-dresses, penetrating vocals and embodied performances delivers a deeper understanding of the person it attempts to portray.

4 Million People Watched The Season 6 Premiere Episode Of BET's 'The Game'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 28, 2013 8:26 PM
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Martin Lawrence/Kelsey Grammer 'Odd Couple'-Like Comedy Series Pairing Moving Forward

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  • March 28, 2013 7:57 PM
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An update on this TV pairing first announced in January, which is now on its way to becoming a reality...

First Trailer For Feature Documentary 'Venus And Serena' - In Theaters May 10 (VOD In April)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 28, 2013 6:52 PM
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Magnolia Pictures will release Venus And Serena (the feature documentary directed and produced by Maiken Baird and Michelle Major) in theaters on May 10 (it'll be on VOD a month before, on April 4).

Watch Episode 4 of Reality TV Spoof Web Series 'This My Show'

  • By Sergio
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  • March 28, 2013 5:12 PM
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Here's the latest installment of the webs series created and written by Jameel Saleem and Brenda Webb, This My Show, which spoofs popular reality shows such as, Basketball Wives and Love and Hip Hop.
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The Shadow & Act Filmmaker Series Discussion: Ousmane Sembène's 'Mandabi'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 28, 2013 4:59 PM
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