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'Black Nativity' Director Kasi Lemmons to be Honored at 2014 Athena Film Festival

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • December 10, 2013 12:11 PM
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Kasi Lemmons, actress, director and writer of Langston Hughes' Black Nativity as well as Talk to Me, Eve’s Bayou and The Caveman’s Valentine will receive a 2014 Athena Film Festival Award in a festival ceremony this February.

'12 Years a Slave,' 'Fruitvale Station,' 'Scandal,' and 'Orange is the New Black' to Receive AFI Awards This Year

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • December 10, 2013 11:41 AM
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The American Film Institute has selected its Top 10 Movies of the Year and Programs of the Year, which will be honored at a luncheon on January 10.

2014 Screen Nation Film & Television Awards: UK’s Int'l Awards Celebrating Diversity In Film & TV

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 4, 2013 12:56 PM
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2014 Screen Nation Film & Television Awards: UK’s Int'l Awards Celebrating Diversity In Film & TV
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2014 Documentary Oscar Shortlist Revealed. 'God Loves Uganda,' '20 Feet From Stardom' Make the Cut

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • December 3, 2013 9:14 PM
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A follow up to our recent discussion on contenders for the 2014 Best Documentary Oscar. The Academy has culled its list down to 15 feature documentary films still in consideration.

Brazilian Telenovela Set Soon After Abolition Of Slavery Wins International Emmy (Preview)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 3, 2013 12:10 PM
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Brazilian Telenovela Set Soon After Abolition Of Slavery Wins International Emmy (Preview)

Watch Gotham Independent Film Awards Live Stream Tonight, Starting At 8pm EST

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 2, 2013 6:43 PM
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Watch Gotham Independent Film Awards Live Stream Tonight Starting At 7pm EST
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2014 Indie Spirit Awards Nominees: '12 Years A Slave' Well-Repped; 'Mother Of George' Ignored

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 26, 2013 4:52 PM
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2014 Indie Spirit Awards Nominees: '12 Years A Slave' Well-Repped; No Love For 'Mother Of George'
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Octavia Spencer & Paula Patton To Present 29th Indie Spirit Awards Nominees

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2013 3:40 PM
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Octavia Spencer & Paula Patton To Present 29th Indie Spirit Awards Nominees

Arab Fund For Arts & Culture Announces 9 Doc Projects To Receive $245,000 In Grants

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 11, 2013 5:32 PM
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Arab Fund For Arts & Culture Announces 9 Doc Projects To Receive $245,000 In Grants

'12 Years A Slave,' 'Fruitvale Station' Are IFP Gotham Audience Nominees. Voting Now Open

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 11, 2013 4:44 PM
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'12 Years A Slave,' 'Fruitvale Station' Are IFP Gotham Audience Nominees. Voting Now Open