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  • In the wake of her 29th birthday, Issa Dee and her best friend Molly reconsider their life choices. Watch the half-hour comedy series Insecure, starring Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis and Lisa Joyce. Created and executive produced by Issa Rae, this eight-episode series is also executive produced by Prentice Penny, Melina Matsoukas, Michael Rotenberg,…

  • Q&A with Will Smith of CONCUSSION. Moderated by Jenelle Riley, Variety. Will Smith stars in Concussion, a thriller based on the true story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro-player and fought for the truth to be known….

  • In this edition, Bill Miles talks about his life and work as a filmmaker who documents the life and achievements of notable African Americans, bringing to the forefront what is little known about their ever evolving culture. A discussion and clips of Bill Miles’ award winning films, “Men Of Bronze” and “Black Champions” illuminate the…

  • Black is the New Black Episode 2/4, 13th November 2016

  • Black is the New Black Episode 4/4, 27th November 2016

  • Director Charles Burnett discusses his film ‘The Glass Shield’ following a screening at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Charles Burnett followed up To Sleep with Anger with this sorely underrated L.A. crime drama. Michael Boatman stars as rookie cop J.J., the first black deputy within his department; he quickly experiences firsthand a deep-seated culture…

  • Black is the New Black Episode 3/4, 20th November 2016

  • Attorney Antonio Moore and Political Commentator Yvette Carnell discuss the recent decision allowing Billionaire Byron Allen to proceed against Charter Communication under law written that allowed slaves to contract.

  • Paper Boi? Who the hell is that? I swear everybody want to be a rapper now-a-days smh. Song is bumpin tho. Watch the premiere episode of FX’s Atlanta NOW on YouTube. FOLLOW ATLANTA http://www.fxnetworks.com/shows/atlanta/episodes https://www.facebook.com/atlantafx https://twitter.com/AtlantaFX https://www.instagram.com/atlantafx/ SUBSCRIBE to FX https://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FXNetworks GET FXNOW: http://www.fxnetworks.com/fxnow Find FX Here: http://www.fxnetworks.com/ https://www.facebook.com/FX https://twitter.com/fxnetworks http://instagram.com/FXNetworks https://plus.google.com/+fx/posts http://fxnetworks.tumblr.com/

  • This 2007 episode of Impact with Willis Johnson features Black Filmmaker and interviews with the late Ossie Davis, Bill Duke and John Singleton. Impact an African-American weekly TV program was syndicated by BET Entertainment and aired in over 50 markets including, L.A., Washington D.C., Dallas, Detroit and Philadelphia. The show will relaunch in 2015 with…

  • Following its screening in the Main Slate of the 54th New York Film Festival, director Barry Jenkins discussed his film ‘Moonlight.’ Barry Jenkins more than fulfills the promise of his 2008 romantic two-hander Medicine for Melancholy in this three-part narrative spanning the childhood, adolescence, and adulthood of a gay African-American man who survives Miami’s drug-plagued…

  • See the full discussion post the premiere screening of Moonlight at 2016’s Toronto International Film Festival with Barry Jenkins & Cast. The second feature from writer-director Barry Jenkins (Medicine for Melancholy) follows its young protagonist from childhood to adulthood as he navigates the dangers of drugs and violence in his depressed Florida neighbourhood, in addition…

  • John David Washington discusses how he got into acting, his football career, his role on HBO’s “Ballers”, wanting to be judged on his own merits and not his father’s and much more.

  • Episode 12/Season Finale: “The Decision” When Fred and White Jay make an unexpected visit to J’s place, she is forced to make a decision. Directed by Shea Vanderpoort Created by Issa Rae Written by Amy Aniobi & O.C. Smith Produced by Tracy Oliver Starring Issa Rae, Sujata Day, Andrew Allan James, Lyman Johnson, Madison Shockley…

  • From open marriage, sex, a live freestyle, and being upset about not being on the BET Cypher, our interview with interview with Mo’nique and Tone-X is nothing short of hilarious and unpredictable. Follow @MoWorldWide and @ToneXComedy for more Subscribe to our page: http://bit.ly/SVsBQC TWITTER: http://twitter.com/RealSway http://twitter.com/TheHappyHourwHB http://twitter.com/DJWonder http://twitter.com/ItsTracyG http://twitter.com/NickyGeezy http://twitter.com/YSKSKMedia FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/SwayCalloway WEBSITE: Main Home

  • Gabrielle Union talks Being Mary Jane, Issa Rae, Black Movies Being Marginalized & Equal Pay Gabrielle Union stops by Ebro In The Morning to promote the new season of Being Mary Jane, her thoughts on Issa Rae, the unfairness in Hollywood and much more!

  • Melvin Van Peebles Interview

  • Download/Stream Black America Again: Download: http://smarturl.it/daBAA Stream: http://smarturl.it/rBAA Spotify: http://smarturl.it/sBAA Apple Music: http://smarturl.it/amBAA Google Play: http://smarturl.it/gBAA Tidal: http://smarturl.it/tBAA Soundcloud: http://smarturl.it/scBAA iTunes: http://smarturl.it/iBAA Amazon: http://smarturl.it/aBAA Google Play: http://smarturl.it/gBAA More From COMMON: http://www.thinkcommon.com http://www.facebook.com/common http://twitter.com/common http://instagram.com/common http://smarturl.it/CommonSpotify Music video by Common performing Black America Again. (C) 2016 Def Jam Recordings, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. (ARTium…

  • Melvin Van Peebles and his son Mario discuss the films they have made and how directing has enabled them to incorporate people of color into their films. »»﴿───► See more on the Directors Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIZqvqbtz9I04OH5IZee3L8FHY-Kt3I92

  • http://www.cbc.ca/Q Spike Lee’s work is groundbreaking and his canon is ever-expanding – from “Do the Right Thing” to his work in New Orleans after Katrina. His latest film is “Bad 25”, a look back at Michael Jackson’s follow-up to “Thriller”.

  • Desus and Mero discuss their new Viceland talk show, the presidential election, thoughts on Drake vs Kid Cuddi, Charlamagne vs. Jaheim and much more. ► Tune In For Live Interviews At http://power1051fm.com/ ► Check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Power1051NY/ ► Twitter: Follow us, We’ll Follow you! https://twitter.com/power1051/ ► Yep, We’re on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/power1051/

  • Annette Bening and Naomie Harris chatted during a taping of Variety‘s “Actors on Actors” on a range of topics, including the roles for women in today’s films. For more, tune in when the fifth season premieres on PBS SoCal, presented by The Venetian Las Vegas, on Jan. 3.

  • Comedian, author and activist DICK GREGORY shares his thoughts on Black Film in this exclusive interview from Reelblack TV’s podcast series. The provocative speaker shares his thought on the “Blackest film ever made,” the movie BELLE and the secrets behind KING KONG, THE WIZARD OF OZ, 12 YEARS A SLAVE and THE SPOOK WHO SAT…

  • Urbanworld Film Festival producer AIDAH Z. MUHAMMAD gives us a preview of the 2016 Urbanworld Film Festival. The Festival runs September 22-24 at The AMC Empire Theater in New York City. Find out more at www.urbanworld.org Hashtags #UW20, #UWFF Twitter page: @UWFilmFest Facebook www.facebook.com/Urbanworld.Film.Festival/ Instagram @urbanworldfilmfest

  • New film from Writer/Director Sanicole Young “The City Hates Us” We’re excited to finally release “Side Effects” by writer and director Sanicole. We hope that you enjoy it, just as much as you enjoyed “The City Hates Us”…we appreciate you watching and spread the word! Much Love, Sanicole 🙂

  • “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color,” Kaepernick told NFL Media in an exclusive interview after the game. “To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way….

  • Ryan Coogler’s 10 Rules For Success He’s an American film director and screenwriter. His first feature film, Fruitvale Station, won the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award for U.S. dramatic film at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. He also wrote and directed the seventh film in the Rocky film saga, Creed. 1. Create from…

  • The first look at the new 2016 project from Black Channel Films with footage from Black Empowerment 1 feat. Dr. Claud Anderson

  • TYLER PERRY ACCUSES BLACK CRITICS OF “REVERSE RACISM” AND LEE DANIELS DISMISSES #OSCARSSOWHITE ADVOCATES AS “REPREHENSIBLE” Actor Writer Director Frank Faucette Founder of http://blackhollywood.media explains how to Navigate Hollywood in the Digital Age Submit your Films, Webseries, and Music Videos to http://blackhollywood.media/submit-video Get Acting tips at http://igniteyouractingcareer.com Learn DSLR Photography from Froknowsphoto (affiliate link) http://blackhollywood.media/froknowsphoto…

  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Interviews Denzel Washington & Viola Davis Stars of ‘Fences’ NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sits down with The Hollywood Reporter to interview Viola Davis and Denzel Washington who star in the upcoming film adaptation of August Wilson’s Pulizter Prize winning play ‘Fences.’

  • We asked Black men and women of East London to share their opinions and experiences of living with Black hair in Britain. Whilst some simply shared their favourite hairstyles, others explored the more serious topic of how their hairstyle choices impact their identity. This film explores how and why Black women have been made to…

  • The Cast of Fox’s ” Shots Fired ” & BET’s ” The New Edition Story ” close out UrbanWorld

  • Kevin Hart: What Now? All Clips, Featurettes & Kevin Hart Interview SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://goo.gl/SrrTlT SUBSCRIBE MOVIE TRAILERS: http://goo.gl/8WxGeD Comedian Kevin Hart performs in front of a crowd of 50,000 people at Philadelphia’s outdoor venue, Lincoln Financial Field. Some of the best and most funniest movie moments happen behind the scenes. FilmIsNow Movie Extras channel gives…

  • Hidden Figures Movie Review Frank Faucette Actor Writer Director Frank Faucette Founder of http://blackhollywood.media explains how to Navigate Hollywood in the Digital Age Submit your Films, Webseries, and Music Videos to http://blackhollywood.media/submit-video Get Acting tips at http://igniteyouractingcareer.com Learn DSLR Photography from Froknowsphoto (affiliate link) http://blackhollywood.media/froknowsp… Amazon Prime Video (affiliate link) http://amzn.to/2gScX0f Follow Frank Faucette on…

  • Here are a couple links to help you understand the economic condition of African-Americans: https://www.thenation.com/article/the-average-black-family-would-need-228-years-to-build-the-wealth-of-a-white-family-today/ http://breakingbrown.com/2016/08/total-collapse-31-56-black-neighborhoods-wisconsin-jails/ Follow Yvette Carnell: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ydcarnell Twitter: @BreakingBrown Instagram: ycarnell YouTube: Breaking Brown Channel You can follow Dr Watkins at the links below: Instagram: @TheRealBoyceWatkins Twitter: @DrBoyceWatkins1 Via Text: Text the word Boyce to 31996 Youtube: Youtube.com/DrBoyceWatkins To learn how…

  • www.experienceanewreality.com/ In this video Qesankh Maa Kheperu reveals the secret requirements that filmmakers must have in order to gain entry into Hollywood. The notion that it’s all about talent is simply not true. For the Black Filmmaker, he or she, must subscribe to a certain set of ideas before gaining widespread acceptance and acclaim.

  • Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino talks with his Atlanta cast about the Atlanta FX premiere and play a confession white board game and get asked some funny questions about the whole enitre cast!!

  • Episode 11: “The Exes” After being dissed by White Jay, CeCe causes J to reflect on her dating history. Created by Issa Rae; Directed by Issa Rae & Shea Vanderpoort Written by Amy Aniobi & O.C. Smith Produced by Tracy Oliver Starring Issa Rae, Sujata Day, Andrew Allan James, Lyman Johnson, Madison Shockley III, Tracy…

  • http://democracynow.org – Ava DuVernay’s new documentary chronicles how our justice system has been driven by racism from the days of slavery to today’s era of mass incarceration. The film, “13th,” is named for the constitutional amendment that abolished slavery with the exception of punishment for crime. The United States accounts for 5 percent of the…

  • Prada and David O. Russell put together a racially-diverse and ambitious retro-futuristic short film. Highly stylized and as fashionable as you would expect a Prada film to be, it’s a great reminder of how classic Black and White filmmaking can be. Written and directed by David O. Russell Produced by Anonymous Content and Hi! Production…

  • What Gwen Ifill taught us – Tribute Video In honor of beloved NewsHour co-anchor Gwen Ifill, who passed away on Monday, members of the NewsHour family — past and present — remember the wisdom she shared. #GwenIfill

  • J embarks on her first “White Date” with Jay. Directed by Dennis Dortch Please DONATE to our Kickstarter! (http://kck.st/awkwardblackgirl) (http://awkwardblackgirl.com) Issa Rae (http://issarae.com)

  • Host Dave Chappelle jokes about Donald Trump being elected president and how being rich has changed his life.

  • Devon Walls provided video footage via Facebook Live that some manipulation might be going on with one of the years most controversy filled film releases Nate Parker’s Birth of a Nation. Could this be a glimpse into how one of the most talked about and critically acclaimed films of the past 10 years has under-performed…

  • Diehard New Yorker, funny girl comedian, Amanda Seales, is faced with a series of shenanigans that have her questioning if NY truly hearts her. Will she stay in the City or make the move to the west coast? Created by and starring Amanda Seales. Check out more from Amanda at AmandaSeasles.com & @AmandaSeales #GetYourLifeSeries

  • A Behind the scenes short film “A Seat At The Table, Beginning Stages” is a look at the early days of Solange’s songwriting, jam sessions, experimentation, collaboration, and the exploring of sounds and ideas for the album. While some of the jam sessions featured did not make the album, they helped to create and identify…

  • Episode 6: “The Stapler” Unable to properly deal with her personal frustration in the workplace, J is sent to anger management. (http://awkwardblackgirl.com) Created by Issa Rae (http://issarae.com)

  • Episode 9: “The Happy Hour” J has to deal with the awkwardness of group dinners when Boss Lady rewards her Gutbuster employees by taking them out to dinner. http://awkwardblackgirl.com

  • Film Historian/Archivist CHARLES WOODS addresses accusations by YouTube trolls that Reelblack’s content and mission is “inherently racist” and sends a direct message to former NYC mayor Rudy Giuliani in this exclusive clip. Same goes for Black Hollywood