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BET Moves Premiere Date for Ava DuVernay's Sundance Winning Drama 'Middle of Nowhere' to August

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 21, 2014 5:12 PM
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Its BET premiere on August 2 will mark its first ancillary release since its 2012 theatrical run, which should be music to the ears of many of you who still haven't seen the acclaimed drama.

BET Sets Premiere Date for Ava DuVernay's Sundance Winning Drama 'Middle of Nowhere'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 26, 2014 11:10 AM
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Its BET premiere on July 23 will mark its first ancillary release since its 2012 theatrical run, which should be music to the ears of many of you who still haven't seen the acclaimed drama.

'Academy Originals' Series Continues With a Look Into the Creative Process of Ava DuVernay

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • June 23, 2014 7:29 PM
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Filmmaker Ava DuVernay gives a look into her creative process in the latest installment of the Academy's new digital video series.

Paramount Sets Xmas Day Limited Release for Ava DuVernay's 'Selma' Before Nationwide Roll-out (Oscar-Qualifying Run?)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 20, 2014 1:53 PM
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Telling the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic voting rights struggle, the film’s release will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the landmark legislation.

Oprah Winfrey will Play Annie Lee Cooper in Ava DuVernay's 'Selma'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 11, 2014 12:06 PM
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A civil rights hero, who gained notoriety in 1965 for a confrontation with then Sheriff James G. Clark, outside a Selma courthouse, where she was attempting to register to vote.

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.

Niecy Nash Signs Up To Play Richie Jean Jackson In Ava DuVernay's 'Selma'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 4, 2014 10:25 AM
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Ava DuVernay's 'Selma' adds Niecy Nash to cast

Exclusive: OWN Series Star Kent Faulcon Is On His Way To 'Selma' To Play Dr. Sullivan Jackson

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 2, 2014 11:31 AM
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Exclusive: OWN Series Star Kent Faulcon Is On His Way To 'Selma' To Play Dr. Sullivan Jackson

Cuba Gooding Jr. Joins Cast Of Ava DuVernay’s 'Selma' (And Maybe A Cannes Premiere?)

  • By Sergio
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  • May 31, 2014 10:59 AM
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Cuba Gooding Jr. has now joined the cast for one of 2015's most anticipated films

Common Is On His Way To 'Selma' To Play Civil Rights Activist James Bevel

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 12, 2014 12:55 PM
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Common Is On His Way To 'Selma' To Play Civil Rights Activist James Bevel