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New Romantic Comedy Explores Detroit's Arab-American Community

New Romantic Comedy Explores Detroit’s Arab-American Community

by Von Diaz on March 10 2014, 9:51AM

Rola Nashef’s film ‘Detroit Unleaded’ is now available for download and on DVD.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch the Trailer for the 'Annie' Remake Starring Quvenzhané Wallis

Watch the Trailer for the ‘Annie’ Remake Starring Quvenzhané Wallis

by Von Diaz on March 7 2014, 9:45AM

Yes, it’s absolutely adorable.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Media, /NOW, Youth and Race

How Many Of These 100 Must-See Films Have You Seen?

How Many Of These 100 Must-See Films Have You Seen?

by Jamilah King on December 3 2013, 1:02PM

Here’s a fun test.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

New Film Follows Two Gay Muslim Teens Surveilled By U.S. Government

New Film Follows Two Gay Muslim Teens Surveilled By U.S. Government

by Jamilah King on December 3 2013, 12:01PM

At its core, it’s a love story, but it needs your help to cross the finish line.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Puerto Rican Film 'Por Amor En El Caserio' Premiers in New York

Puerto Rican Film ‘Por Amor En El Caserio’ Premiers in New York

by Von Diaz on November 11 2013, 10:59AM

The film premiers November 11 at John Jay College.

Topics: /NOW

Watch the Trailer for 'Cesar Chavez: An American Hero'

Watch the Trailer for ‘Cesar Chavez: An American Hero’

by Von Diaz on November 5 2013, 10:13AM

The upcoming film about the influential civil rights leader is set for release in April 2014.

Topics: /NOW

Epic Documentary Charts Past Decade of Immigration Reform

Epic Documentary Charts Past Decade of Immigration Reform

by Von Diaz on September 27 2013, 3:58PM

Michael Camerini and Shari Robertson’s new nine-part documentary premiers at the New York Film Festival on October 11.

Topics: /NOW

2Pac's Mother Afeni Shakur Producing Biopic of Slain Rapper

2Pac’s Mother Afeni Shakur Producing Biopic of Slain Rapper

by Jamilah King on September 20 2013, 10:00AM

No word yet on the cast.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Navajo Star Wars: Coming to a Theater Near You

Navajo Star Wars: Coming to a Theater Near You

by Aura Bogado on September 19 2013, 3:32PM

May the Adziil be With You.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Spanish Language Film Breaks Box Office Records

Spanish Language Film Breaks Box Office Records

by Aura Bogado on September 3 2013, 2:05PM

No translation needed.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Here's Spike Lee's List of 6 Essential Films Streaming on Netflix

Here’s Spike Lee’s List of 6 Essential Films Streaming on Netflix

by Jamilah King on July 30 2013, 12:00PM

Need something to watch this summer? Here’s a good place to start.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Forget 'The Lone Ranger,' Here's a Real Native Film

Forget ‘The Lone Ranger,’ Here’s a Real Native Film

by Aura Bogado on July 5 2013, 3:34PM

You won’t what to miss what happens when a whole bunch of Natives get together to create a short film.

Topics: /NOW

Judith Hill is Only One Reason to See '20 Feet From Stardom'

Judith Hill is Only One Reason to See ‘20 Feet From Stardom’

by Jamilah King on June 20 2013, 7:53AM

Back-up singers are the music industry’s unsung heroes. Here’s one to watch.

Topics: /NOW

The Immigrant You Won't See in Sofia Coppola's 'Bling Ring'

The Immigrant You Won’t See in Sofia Coppola’s ‘Bling Ring’

by Jorge Rivas on June 13 2013, 8:07AM

In the age of immigration reform and Deferred Action are portrayals of undocumented immigrants who have committed crimes a good thing?

Topics: Arts & Culture, Media

Ava DuVernay: Black Film's Big Year Fueled by Indie Movement

Ava DuVernay: Black Film’s Big Year Fueled by Indie Movement

by Jamilah King on June 3 2013, 11:21AM

Years of carefully cultivating black talent is leading to a big year at the box office.

Topics: 'Fruitvale Station', /NOW

Ryan Coogler's 'Fruitvale Station' Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes

Ryan Coogler’s ‘Fruitvale Station’ Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes

by Jamilah King on May 17 2013, 11:40AM

The “little movie with a big, big heart” is grabbing the world’s attention.

Topics: 'Fruitvale Station', /NOW

Oscar Grant Film Heading to Cannes Film Festival

Oscar Grant Film Heading to Cannes Film Festival

by Jorge Rivas on April 19 2013, 2:05PM

It’s been a busy month for a the film based on Oscar Grant’s final days.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

HBO Picks Up Whoopi Goldberg's Documentary on Comedian Jackie 'Moms' Mabley

HBO Picks Up Whoopi Goldberg’s Documentary on Comedian Jackie ‘Moms’ Mabley

by Jorge Rivas on April 18 2013, 4:17PM

With the Tribeca Film Festival under way in New York, HBO has snapped up U.S. broadcast and home video rights to one of the selected docs.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Oscar Grant Film 'Fruitvale' Now Has a July Release Date

Oscar Grant Film ‘Fruitvale’ Now Has a July Release Date

by Jorge Rivas on April 8 2013, 1:53PM

“Fruitvale,” the film based on the 2009 shooting of Oscar Grant, is set to hit theaters on July 26—three months before its originally scheduled release date.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Roger Ebert: Don't Tell Asian-American Directors How to Represent 'Their People'

Roger Ebert: Don’t Tell Asian-American Directors How to Represent ‘Their People’

by Channing Kennedy on April 4 2013, 5:15PM

The veteran critic was a longtime champion of film as an empowering force for self-representation.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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