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  • Not quite sure we need another Barack Obama film this soon (on the fence about the other one as well) but this one looks well done. A strong trailer backed by the soulful-stylings of Anthony Hamilton shows the gritty rise of our 44th President in 1980’s NYC. Do we run the risk of overdoing the…

  • During a recent youth workshop at the National Black Programming Consortium’s (NBPC’s) Harlem office, filmmaker Duana Butler discusses the film industry with students from Tomorrow’s Filmmakers. For related content, visit WWW.NBPC.TV

  • 12 all-new episodes of Charlie Brooker’s critically acclaimed, mind-bending anthology series, “Black Mirror” starting on October 21. Produced by House of Tomorrow, and created and written by Brooker, “Black Mirror” features stand-alone episodes telling suspenseful tales exploring themes of contemporary techno-paranoia, reflecting our 21st Century anxieties. The series has been recognized with an international Emmy Award,…

  • On Tuesday, Donald Trump pledged what he called a “new deal for black America” during a speech in Charlotte, North Carolina. The GOP nominee spelled out a plan to provide safer communities, improved education and better jobs for African-Americans. He said that “illegal immigration violates the civil rights of African-Americans.”

  • When his brother disappears, mentally disabled Langston Bellows (Gbenga Akinnagbe) is left without a protector in Brooklyn’s housing projects. Now under the control of his abusive mother, (Alfre Woodard) Langston must take his future into his own hands. He sets out to find the one doctor he believes can cure him, a celebrity magazine columnist…

  • Shemar Moore and Bill Bellamy Star in “The Bounce Back” – OFFICIAL TRAILERAMC TICKET PRE-SALE AVAILABLE NOW- https://www.amctheatres.com/movies/the-bounce-back Father, author and relationship expert, Matthew Taylor is on a whirlwind book tour promoting his new best seller, The Bounce Back. He’s got it all figured out until he meets the acerbic Kristin Peralta, a talk show…

  • In this episode of Your Black World News, Host Roosevelt Mitchell III (http://rooseveltmitchell.com/) speaks about the recent findings surroundings Prince’s death. Read more at http://qz.com/763035/counterfeit-pills-potentially-from-china-may-have-killed-prince/ The Dr Boyce Watkins Channel is an all-black news and commentary channel that features a number of African American thinkers, commentators and speakers. The views of each video are not…

  • Starring: Shemar Moore, Nadine Velazquez, and Michael Beach The Bounce Back Official Trailer 1 (2016) – Shemar Moore Movie Father, author and relationship expert, Matthew Taylor is on a whirlwind book tour promoting his new best seller, The Bounce Back. He’s got it all figured out until he meets the acerbic Kristin Peralta, a talk…

  • Director Matthew Cherry talks about his feature film 9 Rides which was sho on an iphone 6.

  • WATCH THE FILM NOW ONLINE! www.kartemquin.com/films/the-trials-of-muhammad-ali No conventional sports documentary, THE TRIALS OF MUHAMMAD ALI investigates its extraordinary and often complex subject’s life outside the boxing ring. From joining the controversial Nation of Islam and changing his name from Cassius Clay to Muhammad Ali, to his refusal to serve in the Vietnam War in the…

  • A documentary that reveals how a forgotten record by the Incredible Bongo Band helped cement the foundation of hip hop when DJ Herc extended its percussion by playing them back to back, creating an anthem on the streets of the Bronx. Producer: Tara Larsen Cinematographer: Philip Hurn Composer: Perry Botkin Jr.: http://j.mp/15hrLrA

  • A clip from ‘Message From The King,’ starring Chadwick Boseman, Teresa Palmer, Luke Evans, Tom Felton and Alfred Molina, has been posted online. The film will make its World Premiere at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival as part of the Vanguard selection. Directed by Fabrice Du Welz from a script written by Oliver Butcher…

  • Curator Michal Raz-Russo provides an overview of the exhibition, which reunites for the first time the surviving photographs and texts intended for the two collaborations between Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison. Included in the exhibition are never-before-seen photographs by Parks from the collections of the Art Institute and the Gordon Parks Foundation and unpublished manuscripts…

  • ‘N’ is coming from the desert to reach the north of Africa and make an illegal crossing to Europe. After a robbery, he is delivered to himself in Tunisia. Finally, he decides to cross the solitary sea to a European country. He will steal a boat and begin his journey, except that the ship goes…

  • For tickets : http://purchase.filmlinc.org/single/PSDetail.aspx?psn=34045   Official video content provided by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment or one of it’s authorized agents. Director: Charles Burnett Cast: Danny Glover, Mary Alice, Richard Brooks, Paul Butler, Carl Lumbly, Sheryl Lee Ralph Genre: Comedy Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Rating: PG

  • 1975, Marly-Gomont. La famille de Kamini, originaire de Kinshasa, débarque dans le petit village français ne comptant aucun noir… ★ Rejoins-nous sur Facebook ► https://goo.gl/fYUZKz ★ Abonne-toi à la chaine Youtube ► https://goo.gl/zqsTO4 En 1975, Seyolo Zantoko, médecin fraichement diplômé originaire de Kinshasa, saisit l’opportunité d’un poste de médecin de campagne dans un petit village…

  • http://www.liveforfilms.com PANIC releases in UK cinemas 23rd September 2016 and on VOD 3rd October. Music journalist Andrew Deeley (David Gyasi, Interstellar) lives in a high-rise tower block, cut off from the world, psychologically scarred after a vicious street attack. He spends his evenings watching his neighbours and becomes infatuated with Kem, a beautiful young Chinese…

  • A shrewd teenager and her wisecracking best friend plan to get rich or die trying by following in the footsteps of a flashy female drug dealer. CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED CANNES CAMÉRA D’OR WINNER #Divines | Official Trailer [HD] | #Netflix

  • Ice Cube and Charlie Day star as high school teachers prepared to solve their differences the hard way in the comedy “Fist Fight,” directed by Richie Keen (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”) – in theaters February 17! On the last day of the year, mild-mannered high school English teacher Andy Campbell (Day) is trying his…

  • Deidra & Laney Rob a Train | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix Premiering at Sundance and already picked up by Netflix. Two teenage sisters start robbing trains to make ends meet after their single mother’s emotional meltdown in an electronics store lands her in jail. Coming to Netflix March 17. Starring Ashleigh Murray and Rachel…

  • Watch the new official teaser trailer for Fences, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. Coming to theatres December 25, 2016. FENCES is directed by Denzel Washington from a screenplay by August Wilson, adapted from Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play. The film stars Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Jovan Adepo, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Russell Hornsby,…

  • The enslavement of African people in the Americas by the nations and peoples of Western Europe, created the economic engine that funded modern capitalism. Therefore it comes as no surprise that most of the major corporations that were founded by Western European and American merchants prior to roughly 100 years ago, benefited directly from slavery.

  • 100 STREETS, a powerful ensemble drama, follows three contrasting and interwoven stories as they play out in one square mile of modern day London. A former rugby player, Max (Idris Elba), struggles to find a life off the field while fighting to save his marriage to former actress Emily (Gemma Arterton). Kingsley (Franz Drameh of…

  • We caught up with 12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen on the Critics’ Choice Awards red carpet Thursday ahead of his film’s win for best picture. Earlier in the day, McQueen was nominated for an Oscar for best director. Speaking to us, he reflected on what it could mean to be the first black…

  • American actor and social activist Daniel Glover has stressed the importance of learning about oppression and freedom.

  • All Eyez On Me, originally titled Tupac, is an upcoming American biographical drama film directed by Benny Boom, produced by LT Hutton, David C. Robinson, James G. Robinson and written by Steven Bagatourian, Stephen J. Rivele, Christopher Wilkinson, Ed Gonzalez, and Jeremy Haft. The film stars Demetrius Shipp, Jr. (Tupac Shakur), Danai Gurira (Afeni Shakur),…

  • Official Trailer for the New Edition Biopic. BET’s six-hour event series The New Edition Story about the iconic R&B boy band will air over three nights on January 24-26,

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  • Tracee Ellis Ross’ Historic Win as Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy 2017 Tracee Ellis Ross accepts the award for Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy at the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

  • A new chapter in the 1st African superhero universe. Watch Yemoja Rise of the Orisha at www.riseoftheorisha.com. Starring Symara Templeman, Derek Oppong, Yvonne Hays and Orwi Ameh. Cinematography by Laja Pelumi Score by Kenny Seymour From director Nosa Igbinedion comes the 2nd installment of the Rise of the Orisha series. Set in the exciting new…

  • Subscribe to our channel! http://bit.ly/1WIM50a Everyday new European and world independent film trailers, teasers and news! Trying to outrun his bad luck, a young Muslim refugee in Minneapolis seems like he just might make it — until he crosses paths with a stray dog. Cast: Barkhad Abdirahman, Faysal Ahmed , Christina Baldwin, Ayla, Fathia Absie,…

  • Directed by Bob Hercules, Rita Coburn Whack, the film is the remarkable story of the iconic writer, poet, performer and activist who overcame the Jim Crow south and devastating abuse to become one of our culture’s greatest voices. Rare footage and never-before-seen photos unveil a public and personal life that intersected with some of the…

  • ABOUT THIS IS US Sometimes life will surprise you. Starring Sterling K. Brown (“The People v. OJ Simpson”) Susan Kelechi Watson (“Louie”)  Mandy Moore (“A Walk to Remember”) and Milo Ventimiglia (“Heroes,” “Gilmore Girls”), this refreshingly honest and provocative series follows a unique ensemble. And as their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in…

  • Let’s take a long reflective walk… around the park… after dark. “In Time…” Short Film Directed by @frankfaucette

  • Read more at http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2016/08/19/donald-trump-blows-through-mid-michigan/88957984/ The Dr Boyce Watkins Channel is an all-black news and commentary channel that features a number of African American thinkers, commentators and speakers. The views of each video are not necessarily representative of those of Dr Boyce Watkins himself. You can follow Dr Watkins at the links below: Instagram: @TheRealBoyceWatkins Twitter:…

  • CAST: Michael Jai White, Angelique Rivera, Cameron Jebo, Dina Meyer, Amber Benson DIRECTOR: Jesse Holland

  • In theaters beginning November 18th. DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST is a portrait of the women in the Peazant family, who belong to the creole Gullah culture – former slaves living in the Sea Islands who have been able to preserve much of their African cultural heritage. As they prepare to migrate, leaving their land and…

  • Tracey is very distracted during prayer. Watch more Chewing Gum now on All 4 | http://channel4.com/programmes/chewing-gum e4 on Twitter: https://twitter.com/E4Tweets | Facebook: https://facebook.com/E4

  • Instagram and it’s parent company Facebook unveiled its newest feature “Zoom” to the Instagram platform. A great add and definitely putting them ahead of the competition. Follow on IG @frankfaucette @blackhollywd

  • Greenleaf centers on the journey of estranged daughter and disillusioned preacher Grace Greenleaf (Merle Dandridge) who has returned home after 20 years on the occasion of the mysterious death of her sister, Faith. As she reenters the world of Calvary Fellowship World Ministries, the Memphis mega church run by her powerful parents Bishop James Greenleaf…

  • Sci Fi-thriller | UK | 111 min    The new trailer for The Girl With All The Gifts, directed by Colm McCarthy and starring Sennia Nanua, Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close and Paddy Considine. Coming soon. The near future; humanity has been all but destroyed by a mutated fungal disease that eradicates free will and turns…

  • Almost Christmas – Teaser In Theaters this November http://www.almostchristmasmovie.com A new comedy from producer Will Packer (Ride Along and Think Like a Man series) and writer/director David E. Talbert (Baggage Claim), Almost Christmas is the unlikely story of an estranged family that must reunite for their first Christmas since the death of the beloved family…

  • Angela Bassett featured in Close to the Enemy an Acorn TV Original | Premiered November 14 Angela Bassett plays a sultry Piano/Lounge singer in what looks to be an action packed espionage drama. Can’t wait to see Angela spread her wings again as her often under-utilized acting ability is on display in the trailer. As…

  • Andre is shocked to learn the charges that are being held against him. Subscribe now for more Empire clips: ‪http://fox.tv/SubscribeEMPIRE Watch Empire Season 3 videos: http://fox.tv/EmpireSeason3Playlist Catch full episodes now: http://fox.tv/EmpireFullEpisodes See more of Empire on our official site: http://fox.tv/Empire Like Empire on Facebook: http://fox.tv/Empire_FB Follow Empire on Twitter: http://fox.tv/Empire_Twitter Follow Empire on Instagram: http://fox.tv/Empire_IG…

  • Coming December 6th. Off the cuff and out of this world. Blowing minds with music, stand-up and improvised scenes from the sitcom in his mind. Reggie Watts: Spatial on Netflix.

  • After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage (Mike Colter) becomes a fugitive who attempts to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, New York City. But soon he is pulled out of the shadows and must fight a battle for the heart of his city _ forcing him…

  • New trailer for Invisible Women:Being A Black Woman In Corporate America. This is a powerful, short film produced by HNTT Productions, which looks at the real, and raw reality experienced by many women of color in the Corporate workplace. HNTT has many more projects in the works. “We are the HEAD NOT THE TAIL”.