In May, Netflix will add Jimi Hendrix biopic ‘All Is by My Side,’ Anita Hill documentary ‘Anita,’ Oscar Grant film ‘Fruitvale Station,’ and French coming-of-age drama ‘Girlhood.’
‘Dear White People’ and ‘Selma’ actress Tessa Thompson covers Issue Magazine, where she discusses her new role in Ryan Coogler‘s Rocky sequel ‘Creed,’ hashtag politics, and much more.
TIME Magazine‘s 2015 “100 Most Influential People” issue is covered by ballerina Misty Copeland, rapper and fashion designer Kanye West, Mexican-American journalist and author Jorge Ramos, actor Bradley Cooper, and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Eric Kolelas‘ post-apocalyptic short drama, ‘HOLD,’ beautifully packs a lot of emotion and commentary on humanity in just seven minutes.
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Enjoy the official trailer for Amy J. Berg’s engrossing psychological thriller ‘Every Secret Thing,’ starring Diane Lane, Elizabeth Banks, Dakota Fanning, Nate Parker, and Common.
Nate Parker’s Nat Turner biopic, ‘The Birth of a Nation,’ has added Aja Naomi King (‘How to Get Away With Murder’), Aunjanue Ellis (‘The Book of Negroes’), Colman Domingo (‘Selma’) and more. Shooting will begin in May!
‘Carl(a),’ a film about a pre-operational transwoman, will premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater on April 20 as part of a fundraising campaign for the National Center of Transgender Equality.
Los Angeles’ infamous serial killer Lonnie Franklin, Jr. is at the center of Nick Broomfield‘s latest documentary, ‘Tales of the Grim Sleeper,’ set to debut on HBO on April 27th.
Enjoy the official trailer for ‘Me and Earl and the Dying Girl,’ the funny and moving winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival.
Mary J. Blige will celebrate the world premiere of her ‘The London Sessions’ documentary with a live performance at New York City’s Tribeca Film Festival on Thursday, April 16th.
Enjoy the full trailer for HBO’s Bessie Smith biopic starring Queen Latifah, Michael K. Williams, Khandi Alexander, Mike Epps and Tika Sumpter.
‘Blackbird,’ an award-winning gay coming-of-age drama starring Academy Award winning actress Mo’Nique and Isaiah Washington, has been set for an April 24, 2015 theatrical release in the U.S.
Universal Pictures has unveiled the official theatrical trailer for F. Gary Gray’s N.W.A. biopic film, ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ out August 14, 2015.
Known for her starring role in the 2011 Mexican drama film ‘Miss Bala,’ Stephanie Sigman will star in the upcoming Bond installment, ‘Spectre,’ out November 2015.
Dreamworks’ animated comedy ‘Home,’ starring Rihanna and Jim Parsons, topped this weekend’s box office with a sweet $54 million.
‘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.
Disney Channel has announced a biopic on history-making sports phenom Mo’ne Davis is currently in the works, titled ‘Throw Like Mo’.’
‘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.
A 30-second teaser has surfaced for HBO’s forthcoming biopic on “Empress of Blues” Bessie Smith, who will be portrayed by Queen Latifah.