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Watch Terrific Verité Feature Documentary Portrait Of Charles Mingus By Thomas Reichman

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 27, 2014 3:28 PM
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Watch Terrific Verité Feature Documentary Portrait Of Charles Mingus By Thomas Reichman
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Short Shouts: Young Boy Hustles & Roams NYC Transit System in Startling 'Open City: B.L.B'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • January 14, 2014 9:03 PM
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Helmed by up-and-coming filmmaking talent A.V. Rockwell (Alina Victoria) - whom we last profiled on this blog when Rockwell was raising funds for her Open City Mixtape shorts series - the young filmmaker's newest short project Open City: B.L.B has been released tonight.

Watch 'One Last Deal: A Retrospective' (Informative Doc On Making & Release Of 'Super Fly')

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 3, 2014 3:34 PM
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Watch 'One Last Deal: A Retrospective' (Informative Doc On Making & Release Of 'Super Fly')
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A Happy Holidays Beatbox Video From 'Black Cindy' Of Netflix's 'Orange Is The New Black'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • December 24, 2013 11:40 AM
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A Happy Holidays Beatbox Video From 'Black Cindy' Of Netflix's 'Orange Is The New Black'

Watch Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Powerful Short Film 'Columbite Tantalite'

  • By Sergio
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  • December 12, 2013 8:43 AM
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Chiwetel Ejiofor has written and directed a short film which is “a postcolonial parable about the west's hunger for African mineral wealth, and about Congo's struggle to come to terms with its past.”

Watch Chinonye Chukwu’s Provocative And Challenging Short Film 'Bottom' (NSFW)

  • By Sergio
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  • December 11, 2013 7:36 PM
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And, of course, not being the most savvy guy around it was a long time before I found out what NSFW meant.

Watch 12th & Final Episode Of Relationship Comedy/Drama Web Series 'Smoke And Mirrors'

  • By Sergio
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  • November 23, 2013 1:02 PM
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The final episode of the comedy/drama relationship web series Smoke and Mirrors, created by Atlanta based filmmakers Artemus Jenkins and KarynRose Bruyning.
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Whoopi Goldberg Comes Face To Face With The Impact Of Her Roles

  • By Sergio
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  • November 17, 2013 1:11 PM
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This video has been making the rounds and we should have gotten to it sooner but hey we can’t be everywhere all the place on the time

Watch 'Many Voices' Episode 4 - On Black Gay & Transgender Christians In The Church

  • By Sergio
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  • November 13, 2013 6:17 PM
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Here’s the fourth installment of Many Voices, a documentary web series created by filmmaker Katina Parker for the Many Voices organization.
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Watch New Preview Clips from Henry Louis Gates Jr.’s Sweeping PBS Docu-series on African American History

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • November 11, 2013 3:18 PM
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PBS has released four new preview video clips for the remaining three episodes of Henry Louis Gates, Jr.’s critically acclaimed docu-series The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross.