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Women of the World Festival Empowers NYC

by Felice León

Women of the World Festival (WOW) made its way to Harlem last weekend, and for four days it was like a mass exodus of phenomenal… Read More

T.I. & Tiny: ‘The Family Hustle’ Returns [INTERVIEW]

T.I. & Tiny: ‘The Family Hustle’ Returns [INTERVIEW]

by Felice León

Clifford “T.I.” Harris has transitioned from rubber band man to family man—and a stellar family man, at that. Grammy-winning… Read More

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by Raqiyah Mays

Supporting Black film is a requirement. We need to see more Black, but Hollywood wants to see more green. So if we scream for more… Read More

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Exactly How Dope Is ‘Dope’? [INTERVIEW]

by Crystal Shaw King

What do you get when you take one critically acclaimed director, a handful of virtually unknown (albeit very talented) actors, a… Read More

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Uzo Aduba Talks Life on the Outside [INTERVIEW]

by Najja Parker

A day on set includes… “a lot of singing! My ghetto dorm girls are Samira Wiley (Poussey), Danielle Brooks (Taystee)… Read More

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Fight the Superpower!

by Miles Marshall Lewis

In 1998, New Line Cinema released what would become the first official Black superhero film, Blade, with Wesley Snipes as… Read More

Jeff Friday

[BEHIND BLACK HOLLYWOOD] Meet Black Film Festival Founder Jeff Friday

by Lisa Bonner

In the age of digital babysitting, where parents routinely use their iPads to keep their kids occupied, Jeff Friday’s mother… Read More

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The Real Prophetesses of Lifetime Have Come to 'Preach'

by Michael Arceneaux

There is a certain sect of Christians so uptight I doubt even the hand of God could loosen them up. Whenever any reality show, or… Read More

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‘Deion’s Family Playbook’ Goes Prime Time [INTERVIEW]

by Cory Townes

When sports fans think of Deion Sanders, a couple of key phrases come to mind: play-maker, game-changer, Hall Of Famer, Prime… Read More

Black Filmmakers Launch Twitter Takeover with #ARRAY

Black Filmmakers Launch Twitter Takeover with #ARRAY

by Felice León

This morning, Black filmmakers are slated to shut. Twitter. Down. The African-American Film Festival Releasing Movement (also known… Read More

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