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10 Filmmakers Of The African Diaspora You May Not Know, But Should

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 27, 2014 1:26 PM
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10 Filmmakers Of The African Diaspora You May Not Know, But Should
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Cybel The DP’s '85 Essential Films You Must See to Know Anything About Why She Loves Film'

  • By Cybel Martin
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  • January 31, 2014 1:02 PM
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  • 7 Comments
Cybel The DP’s '85 Essential Films You Must See to Know Anything About Why She Loves Film'
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The Top 10 Grossing Black Films Of 2013

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 30, 2013 1:47 PM
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  • 14 Comments
The Top 10 Grossing Black Films Of 2013

30 Significant Black Characters In Science Fiction Films (Video)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 1, 2013 4:38 PM
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  • 9 Comments
30 Significant Black Characters In SF Films (Video)

22 Feature Films Of The African Diaspora To See At The Toronto International Film Festival

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 5, 2013 11:29 AM
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  • 3 Comments
A repost, considering the festival begins today!

Catch Up On Last Week's *Hot* Shadow & Act Posts Before The New Week Begins...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 25, 2013 8:04 PM
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As you settle in this Sunday evening, after what I hope was a wonderful weekend, why not get caught up on (or revisit) last week's 5 most popular S&A posts? Popular as in posts published last week, with lots of activity in terms of comments, Facebook *likes*, Facebook *shares*, Twitter tweets, and other social networking sharing.
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Where Is Black Film Today? This Chart Showing Annual Number Of Black Films Released May Help

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2013 8:45 PM
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  • 18 Comments
A second tease. I know, you hate teases. Just bear with me. Your patience will be rewarded!

Spike Lee's Essential List Of Films For Filmmakers (What's Missing? How Many Have You Seen?)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 26, 2013 7:40 PM
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  • 82 Comments
The one thing that immediately jumped out at me in looking over this list from Spike Lee, is the near-absence of films by black filmmakers. I counted 3 total: Charles Burnett's Killer Of Sheep, John Singleton's Boyz N The Hood, and Michael Schultz's Coolie High.