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Opening This Weekend: 'Paperboy' and 'Wuthering Heights'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • October 1, 2012 12:31 PM
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Get a jump on plans for your weekend.  Two much talked about films make their way to a theater near you.

Editor's Note: Why You're Not Seeing All Our Posts On Facebook & What You Can Do About It

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2012 12:02 PM
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I'm actually out sick today with a bad cold, as Natasha manages the site for the day. But I had to get this posted right away, because it's important.

Watch Episode 3 of 'Roomieloverfriends'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • October 1, 2012 11:43 AM
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Episode 3 of Roomieloverfriends is now available for viewing.

'The Couple' Reaches Their Goal

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • October 1, 2012 10:19 AM
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It's coming, It's coming!  Yesterday, The Couple not only reached but as of today surpassed its $25,000 fund raising goal. Congrats to the Black and Sexy Team!

Acclaimed Documentary 'An African Election' Premieres Tonight

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • October 1, 2012 9:41 AM
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The previously reported An African Election makes its debut tonight, October 1, 6:30pm ET on PBS WORLD.

Victoria Mahoney's Acclaimed Drama 'Yelling To The Sky' Expected To Be Released By End Of 2012

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 29, 2012 12:23 PM
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News that I think will thrill a lot of you, who've emailed me over the last 8 months or so, asking when Victoria Mahoney's impressive feature film debut, Yelling To The Sky (which I saw at the Gen Art Film Festival last year) will be commercially released.

Trailer For Faith-Driven Indie Drama 'King's Faith' (Co-Starring Lynn Whitfield, James McDaniel)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 29, 2012 11:50 AM
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Here's the first trailer for King's Faith, directed by Nicholas DiBella, and produced by Mark Costello and Marc Wax.

RZA Is Making An 'Iron Fist' Animated Short w/ 'Afro Samurai' Creator, Ahead Of Feature Release

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 29, 2012 11:12 AM
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The rapper turned actor/director's feature film directorial debut, and one of the projects that made it on my fall 2012 list of films to see, The Man With The Iron Fists, will see a USA theatrical release on November 2.

Deadline Imminent For Pan African Film Festival Call For Submissions (Last Call)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 28, 2012 7:17 PM
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I attended the festival for the very first time this year, and was overwhelmed by the number of films screened; truly one of the largest black film festivals in the world, in terms of volume alone. It was also where films from the likes of comedies like Think Like A Man, to historical dramas like Toussaint L'Ouverture, and several other notable titles, made their USA (and in some cases world) premieres.

Darrell Roodt's 'Little One' Is South Africa's Entry For Best Foreign Language Film Oscar

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 28, 2012 6:06 PM
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