‘The Hip-Hop Fellow’ (2014), a documentary on Grammy Award winning hip-hop producer 9th Wonder and his journey as a fellow in Harvard University’s Hip Hop Archive, is available now for streaming and digital download.
Ava DuVernay’s acclaimed civil rights drama ‘Selma’ (2014) is set to arrive on VOD April 21, 2015, followed by a DVD/Blu-Ray release on May 5, 2015.
‘Black Panther Woman,’ a documentary on Marlene Cummins and the little known Australian chapter of the Black Panther Party, is set to screen at the New Voices in Black Cinema Festival in Brooklyn, New York.
Disney Channel has announced a biopic on history-making sports phenom Mo’ne Davis is currently in the works, titled ‘Throw Like Mo’.’
A 30-second teaser has surfaced for for HBO’s forthcoming biopic on “Empress of Blues” Bessie Smith, who will be portrayed by Queen Latifah.
HBO has unveiled an official first trailer for Brett Morgen’s ‘Cobain: Montage of Heck,’ a documentary on late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.
Chris Rock’s critically acclaimed comedy ‘Top Five’ is set to hit DVD, Blu-Ray and VOD on March 17, 2015.
Netflix and RadicalMedia’s Nina Simone documentary ‘What Happened, Miss Simone?’ is set to premiere exclusively on the streaming provider on June 25, 2015.
Netflix has bought worldwide rights to the Cary Fukunaga-directed African war drama ‘Beasts of No Nation,’ starring Idris Elba.
Rihanna’s concept album for Dreamworks’ ‘Home’ will include “Towards The Sun,” a mid-tempo pop/R&B anthem driven by motivational lyrics, pounding drums and beautifully layered harmonies.
‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ director Zack Snyder has revealed the first image we’ve seen of Jason Momoa (‘Game of Thrones’) as DC Comics superhero Aquaman!
BET’s three-day presentation of the Canadian mini-series ‘Book of Negroes’ brought in over 8 million viewers this week.
3.1 million viewers tuned in for BET’s two-hour premiere of Canadian mini-series ‘Book of Negroes’ on Monday.
Supermodel Chanel Iman covers GQ South Africa’s February issue, where she talks about her new indie movie ‘Dope,’ basketball, and feeling at home in Cape Town.
The intense romantic chemistry between Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Nate Parker in ‘Beyond The Lights’ will hit VOD, DVD and Blu-Ray starting February 24th.
You can now watch Nosa Igbinedion’s sci-fi/action short film ‘Oya: Rise of the Suporishas’ for free.
Independent Lens’ ‘American Denial’ seeks to “expose some of the potential underlying causes continuing to affect implicit racial biases inherent in America’s institutions today.”
‘Belle’ and ‘Beyond The Lights’ star Gugu Mbatha Raw covers Town & Country’s March 2015 issue, where she speaks on the drastically different roles in two of 2014’s best films.
Praised for its exploration of friendship and black British life, Cecile Emeke‘s witty short film ‘Ackee & Saltfish’ has now been released for streaming.