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TFF 2014 Preview: Desperate Fisherman Traffic Drugs Up Pacific Coast of Colombia in 'Manos Sucias'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 15, 2014 9:59 AM
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Executive produced by Spike Lee and directed by NYU grad Joseph Wladika, the Columbian production Manos Sucias will screen at this year's Tribeca Film Festival, which runs April 16 through April 27. The film just had its world premiere at the NY Colombian Film Festival at the end of March.

Check Out The Soccer Films Line-Up At Tribeca's Kicking & Screening Film Festival (April 8-11)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 9, 2014 12:39 PM
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Check Out The Soccer Films Line-Up At Tribeca's Kicking & Screening Film Festival (April 8-11)

'Rumours of War' Is Best Film at Ethiopia's Colours of the Nile International Film Festival

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 7, 2014 10:56 AM
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The Colours of the Nile International Film Festival (CONIFF) ran this past month, from March 24-31, with 48 films from around the African continent.
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Full Frame Documentary Film Fest Winners Announced; 'Evolution of a Criminal' Wins Grand Jury Award

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 7, 2014 10:06 AM
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Celebrating its 17th annual festival, The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, one of the nation's premier documentary film festivals, announced its winners yesterday afternoon at the festival's Awards Barbecue.

Writer/Actress Apphia Campbell To Take 'Black Is The Color Of My Voice' To 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • March 28, 2014 11:59 AM
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Could Apphia Campbell's journey to the 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe be the next stop before a version of her play Black Is the Color of My Voice, an homage to the legacy of singer Nina Simone, finally gets a film adaptation?

20th Annual Black Harvest Film Festival In Chicago Now Calling For Submissions

  • By Sergio
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  • March 24, 2014 6:35 PM
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The Black Harvest Film Festival is now accepting submissions for its 20th anniversary festival this year. The deadline is June 2nd will will be upon us before you know it, so hurry

Ethiopia's Colours of the Nile International Film Fest Begins Today ('B for Boy,' 'Nairobi Half Life,' and More)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • March 24, 2014 12:36 PM
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The Colours of the Nile International Film Festival takes place March 24-31 with 48 films from around the African continent.

Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Fest Includes Knicks Docs 'When The Garden Was Eden,' Boxing's 'Champs'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 17, 2014 1:47 PM
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The Tribeca Film Festival, running April 16-27 in New York City, unveiled its lineup late last week for the 8th Annual Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival, which highlights feature and short independent films focusing on sports and competition, including special conversations and an ESPN 30 for 30 program.

Spike Lee Heading To Ebertfest For Special 25th Anniversary Screening Of ‘Do The Right Thing'

  • By Sergio
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  • March 11, 2014 5:09 PM
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Special 25th Anniversary Screening Of ‘Do The Right Thing’ w/Spike Lee At Ebertfest Film Fest 4/25

Chicago Screenings For John Akomfrah’s 'The Stuart Hall Project’ This Month

  • By Sergio
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  • March 8, 2014 8:52 AM
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John Akomfrah’s 'The Stuart Hall Project’ about the esteemed and influential culturial theorist and intellectual makes its debut in Chicago this month