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Watch the First Full Trailer for Justin Simien's Highly-Anticipated 'Dear White People'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 22, 2014 12:22 PM
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The satire about being a black face in a white world, debuts this fall

In the Tradition of 'The Help,' 'The Blind Side' & 'The Butler' Comes... the 1st Trailer for 'Dear White People'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 19, 2014 12:26 PM
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A satire about being a black face in a white face debuts this fall

'B For Boy,' 'Bound,' 'Dear White People' Take Awards at Seattle International Film Festival

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • June 10, 2014 8:58 PM
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Celebrating its 40th year, the Seattle International Film Festival wrapped up this past weekend with a ceremony announcing the winners of its 2014 Golden Space Needle and Competition Awards.

S&A 'Frame By Frame' Series Continues with Film Composer Kathryn Bostic ('Middle of Nowhere,' 'The New Black,' 'Dear White People')

  • By Kathryn Bostic
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  • June 10, 2014 3:10 PM
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I think the biggest thing that directors have to have in their relationship with a composer is trust; they have to know that you can translate what's in their mind to a musical language that works for their film and for this reason, communication is extremely important.

New Directors/New Films Review - 'Dear White People': A Quest for Love, Sex and Acceptance

  • By Erik Luers
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  • March 21, 2014 11:04 AM
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New Directors/New Films Review - 'Dear White People': A Quest for Love, Sex and Acceptance

Justin Simien's Award-Winning 'Dear White People' Picked Up By Lionsgate & Roadside Attractions. Watch 3 New Clips

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 19, 2014 10:02 PM
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Justin Simien's Award-Winning 'Dear White People' Picked Up By Lionsgate & Roadside Attractions

Watch 3 New Clips From Justin Simien's Much-Anticipated 'Dear White People'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 21, 2014 4:16 PM
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  • 8 Comments
Watch 3 New Clips From Justin Simien's Much-Anticipated 'Dear White People'

Sundance Review: 'Dear White People' (A Cinematic Answer To The Year Of The "Race-Themed" Film)

  • By Zeba Blay
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  • January 18, 2014 11:48 PM
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  • 23 Comments
Sundance Review: 'Dear White People' (A Cinematic Answer To The Year Of The "Race-Themed" Film)

First-Look Images From Justin Simien's 'Dear White People'

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • December 5, 2013 7:17 PM
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First-Look Images From Justin Simien's 'Dear White People'

An Update from the Set of 'Dear White People' (Video)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • September 4, 2013 2:26 PM
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A quick update for those of you following Dear White People, the upcoming first film from writer-director Justin Simien about the trials of a group of black students at a mostly white Ivy League university. After successfully raising production funds through both crowdfunding and independent sources, the movie is now being filmed in Minneapolis, MN.