Thursday, January 23, 2020

Tag: sundance film festival

Did Forest Whitaker Just Rally for ‘Recompense’...

The path to racial healing begins with acceptance of one's mistakes and recompense, according to Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker. Whitaker sat down to discuss his...

Nate Parker Pays it Forward With ‘Birth...

Director and actor Nate Parker announced plans for a film fellowship benefiting minority filmmakers. The Birth of a Nation fellowship is named after the...

Nate Parker’s ‘Birth of a Nation’ Set...

Actor, writer and director Nate Parker's The Birth of a Nation will be widely released on Oct. 7. Atlanta Black Star reported that Fox Searchlight,...

‘Birth of a Nation’ Ends Amazing Sundance...

Nate Parker’s directorial debut, Birth of a Nation, garnered rapturous acclaim throughout this year’s Sundance Film Festival, and Parker rode this riptide of reaction...

‘The Birth of a Nation’ Breaks Records...

Actor, writer and director Nate Parker has made a lasting impression with his film The Birth of a Nation when it premiered at the Sundance Film...

Nate Parker Opens Up About Making ‘Birth...

Thanks to roles in The Secret Life of Bees, Arbitrage, Red Tails and Beyond The Lights, Nate Parker has established himself as one of...

Diversity in Cinematic Vision Is Just as...

By Donte Slocum Tim Story is a Black filmmaker who’s been around for a long time. Ten years ago, he helmed both of the much-maligned Fantastic...

10 Wonderful Black Films That Were Snubbed...

Do the Right Thing (1989) Director Spike Lee’s film was groundbreaking, funny and considered by many to be his best work. Its statement on race...

‘Dear White People’ Schools America on Modern-Day...

Dear White People is gearing up for its official theatrical release and schooling modern-day racists with a no-holds-barred approach that simply can’t be ignored. The...

The Cougars Have Their Claws Out In...

Check out some major mama drama in the trailer for Annie Fontine's latest film, Two Mothers .  Robin Wright and Naomi Watts star as best...

'The East' Trailer Hot From Sundance

The trailer for action eco-thriller The East just hit the web after getting some attention at its Sundance premiere last night. The East stars Ellen Page, Alexander Skarksgard,...

‘Fruitvale’ Movie Explains Why Police Shooting Sparked...

The sort of material that you might expect to be covered in a documentary -- the true story of a senseless police shooting that...

Will Packer, Atlanta Super Producer, to Lead...

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will make its official debut at the Sundance Film Festival with an event featuring new member...

Alicia Keys Swamped With Film Festival, Superbowl,...

After being set to perform at three of President Obama's Inauguration events this Monday, plus being booked for Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans on...

Sundance Film Festival Opens with Line Up...

The Sundance Film Festival opens Thursday with movies and documentaries from around the world, including a feature that examines the cultural divide between the...

‘Beasts of The Southern Wild’ to be...

In the wake of its four Oscar nominations last week, Beasts of The Southern Wild will be re-released by Fox Searchlight beginning Friday. The film’s return engagement will...

New 'Mud' Trailer Starring Matthew McConaughey And...

Every January celebrities flock to Utah for the Sundance Film Festival. A-Lister's enjoy premium ski slopes,the finest hot chocolate and some major movie watching,...

Anita Hill Documentary ‘Anita’ Premieres at Sundance

In the documentary "Anita," which premieres at the Sundance Film Festival in four sold-out screenings beginning Saturday, Academy Award-winning filmmaker Freida Mock focuses her lens...

Ashton Kutcher's 'jOBS' Hits Theaters in April

In the new biographical film, jOBS, actor Ashton Kutcher portrays the masterfully creative, Steve Jobs. The film will make its worldwide premiere on the closing...

Sundance Film Festival 2013: Premieres Lineup Announced

These are the features and docs arriving on the scene in Park City next year.

Sundance Film Festival 2013: Competition Lineup Announced…

These are the movies playing in Park City next year.