Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: Documentary

Michael Jackson’s Family Calls New Documentary a...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson's family members said Monday that they are "furious" that two men who accuse him of sexually abusing them...

New Chris Brown Documentary Reveals He ‘Felt...

In a new trailer for Chris Brown's upcoming documentary, "Welcome to My Life," the R&B star opens up about his assault on then-girlfriend Rihanna. The...

‘Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee’ Brings Personal...

After Ruby Dee’s death in 2014, it felt like losing an essential element in learning about the lives of black artists.  Ruby Dee’s marriage...

Filmmakers Turn to Kickstarter to Help Fund...

It’s hard to fathom that in a world with five Spider-Man movies, at least five Star Wars documentaries, and a Jem and the Holograms...

New Film Series Gives Black Boys Space...

Black boys will grow into Black men with no moral compass. No spiritual anchor. No ambition. Men who lack the ability to love and...

Black Girls Code Web Series Brings up...

The Web documentary series, Black Girls Code (BGC), is theoretically revisiting the age-old debate between scholar W.E.B. Dubois and educator Booker T. Washington, addressing the...

Anita Hill Continues to Speak Truth to...

  It was the testimony heard 'round the world: Anita Hill sitting before the all-white, all-male Senate Judiciary Committee, clad in a turquoise suit, appearing...

Must See: ‘The Jews Of Ghana’: From...

Check out the promo trailer for director Gabrielle Zilkha's film "The Jews Of Ghana: From The Four Corners Of The Earth." If you thought there was...

‘Let The Fire Burn’ Trailer Follows Historic...

"Let The Fire Burn," an upcoming documentary involving the back-to-nature, black radical group MOVE and the Philadelphia Police, has released its first trailer, which...

‘God Loves Uganda’ Gets Theatrical Release Following...

"God Loves Uganda," the feature-length documentary which explores the evangelical influence of America's Fundamental Christian right on the African way of life, gets large push to...

‘American Promise’ Features African-American Boys’ Experience At...

"American Promise," a documentary film spanning 14 years, shows Joe Brewster and Michèle Stephenson, middle-class African-American parents in Brooklyn, N.Y. as they turn their cameras...

The Greatest: ‘The Trials of Muhammad Ali’...

"The Trials of Muhammad Ali," officially premiering at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival, is a documentary that investigates the extraordinary and often complex life...

Power Move: ‘From Fatherless to Fatherhood’ to...

Music executive and filmmaker Kobie Brown’s successful documentary, "From Fatherless To Fatherhood" premieres July 14 at 10pm ET/PT on the Own Network. The Morehouse College alum...

Revised Version of ‘Diary of a Decade’...

Thursday, April 4, 2013, founder and creative director of FunkJazz Kafé, Jason Orr, will present a new version of his award-winning film, “FunkJazz Kafé:...

Erroll Garner: New Documentary on Self-Taught Jazz...

Erroll Garner was and still is considered one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. He was described by one jazz critic as...

‘In Between Stories’ Documentary Debunks Stereotypes About...

In Between Stories is a short 2012 documentary directed by Roda Siad. Originally Siad’s master’s thesis in media production at Ryerson University, the film offers...

Beyoncé’s ‘Life is But a Dream’ Possibly...

There are plenty of great performers who can be likened to Beyoncé, but Nina Simone isn’t one of them. Diana Ross, Madonna and Whitney Houston...

Jeremy Lin Documentary Relives 'Linsanity' At Sundance

There probably isn't a basketball fan in the world who doesn't know Jeremy Lin and the state of Linsanity he created when he exploded...

BMF: The Rise & Fall of a...

Detroit brothers Demetrius and Terry Flenory probably could have risen to take over one of their hometown's Big-Three auto manufacturers had their organizational genius...

Trailer for 'Sound City' Showcases Niche Opinions

The first trailer for Sound City, a new documentary directed by Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, has recently hit the net. It looks to...

Emory University Apologizes for Dental School’s Anti-Semitic...

Hundreds of people turned out at Emory on Wednesday as the school apologized for anti-Semitic actions at its dental school in the 1950s. Between 1948...