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Listen Now! S&A Podcast ("Dark Girls" Review + Interview w/"From The Rough" Director Pierre Bagley)

Shadow and Act By Cynthia Reid | Shadow and Act October 14, 2011 at 6:21AM

Did you miss our fantastic podcast yesterday? Shame on you! Well you get to check it out below. New S&A contributor Emmanuel joined us for the show and here's what you missed:
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Did you miss our fantastic podcast yesterday? Shame on you! Well you get to check it out below. New S&A contributor Emmanuel joined us for the show and here's what you missed:

- We were joined by budding filmmaker Siobhan Leonard and reporter Natalia Salaza and they gave us the 411 on the Dark Girls documentary and the Chicago screening experience. Their assessment was surprising.
- Monique interviewed Pierre Bagley, director of From The Rough, which stars Taraji P. Henson.
-Based on a recent post by Emmanuel, we addressed the "invisibility" issue faced by black actors/actresses
- Are you really interested in seeing a The Best Man sequel? And will black women support this project like they did the first one?
-We also touched on Nat Turner and if ANY producer/director would tackle his profound slave story

Don't forget to tune in next Thursday for another great show! By the way, if you have any topics you'd like us to discuss please let us know in the comments section.

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