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Will Hollywood Bite As Philippe Niang's 'Toussaint L'Ouverture' Excites Festival Audiences?

  • By Malcolm Woodard
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  • March 19, 2014 12:13 PM
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Will Hollywood Bite As Philippe Niang's 'Toussaint L'Ouverture' Excites Festival Audiences?

Brothers In Search Of Better Lives In 'Five Thirteen' Trailer (Gary Dourdan, Bokeem Woodbine, Jimmy Jean-Louis)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 30, 2014 12:45 PM
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Brothers In Search Of Better Lives In 'Five Thirteen' Trailer (Gary Dourdan, Bokeem Woodbine, Jimmy Jean-Louis)

Exclusive: Jimmy Jean-Louis Books Role With Multi-Episode Arc On CW's 'Arrow'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 17, 2013 2:11 PM
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The upcoming season of The CW's action-drama Arrow, will feature the talents of not 1, not 2, but 3 new black actors.

Jimmy Jean-Louis Is A Bad-Ass In Teaser For Terminator-Like Thriller 'Ogou, Le Revenant'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 2, 2013 12:53 PM
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This came to me without much further information, so I can't tell you a lot about it, other than that it's a teaser seemingly shot to raise money for the full-length version of the film, which stars Jimmy Jean-Louis, and is directed by Bruno Mourral.

Cross-Continental Drama/Thriller 'Doctor Bello' Will Open 20th African Diaspora International Film Festival!

  • By Courtney
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  • October 6, 2012 1:38 PM
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The fall film festival beat marches on, as the African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF), here in New York City, kicks off  its 2012 edition (also its 20th anniversary, a milestone year) on November 23rd, running through December 11th.

Philippe Niang's 'Toussaint L’Ouverture' Wins Big At 2012 Trinidad+Tobago Film Fest (List Of Winners)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2012 6:07 PM
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On Sunday, September 30, the 2012 Trinidad+Tobago Film Festival held its annual gala awards ceremony at the National Academy for the Performing Arts in Port-of-Spain.

New On DVD: Philippe Niang's "Toussaint Louverture"

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • April 18, 2012 12:49 PM
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Etes-vous un amoureux du cinéma?  Etes-vous capable de lire cela?  If so, you may be interested to know that director Philippe Niang's Toussaint Louverture, the French TV project that S&A has been following since October, is now available on DVD-- but only the Region-2 version, in its original language, and (seemingly) without subtitles.