Middle of Nowhere

[Video] ‘Roots’ Star Emayatzy Corinealdi Talks Reboot

Like so many of us, you likely fell in love with Emayatzy Corinealdi in Ava…

Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay Wins Heineken Affinity Award

Tribeca Film Institute and Heineken USA on Saturday announced that the public had elected Ava…

Morgan Rhodes: Black Music’s Newest Tastemaker

An all-too-familiar feeling reverberated deeply with women across the globe recently as the universal languages…

A Look Back at the Year in Black Cinema

Remarkable strides were made in the Black film industry throughout 2012. From indies to blockbusters,…

Emayatzy Corinealdi

Emayatzy Corinealdi, Quvenzhané Wallis Make History at the Gotham Independent Film Awards

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay (Best Feature) and actress Emayatzy Corinealdi (Breakthrough Actor) both received Gotham Independent…

Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay Wins

While the relatively huge success of filmmaker Ava DuVernay's "Middle of Nowhere" should come as…

Director Makes Sundance History

This past weekend at the Sundance awards ceremony, filmmaker Ava DuVernay received the illustrious Directing…