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NY African Film Festival At Maysles Cinema

May 13 -15.


Isabelle Boni-Claverie, France, 2015, 52mins...

Co-presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and IFC Center
June 10-19, 2016

Program of 18 Powerful Films Brings Human Rights Struggles to Life

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NY African Film Festival 23

http://www.africanfilmny.org/category/festival/

Monday, May 9

Akounak Tedalat Taha...

Celebrated film festival opens with Tanna by Bentley Dean and Martin Butler and features Price of Love by Hermon Hailay as Centerpiece

Closing Night Spotlight includes Manthia Diawara’s...

*Byron Allen media mogul owner of Entertainment Studios now worth over a billion dollars, discusses the state of black wealth in the U.S., and his lawsuit against Charter...

Director Melvin Van Peebles will be awarded the “Spirit of Queens” award from the organizers of the Queens World Film Festival [QWFF], which begins today, for his film “Sweet Sweetback's...

Photos and article By Rhonda L. Ayodele Terry

“…and the winner is…..” What an exhilarating feeling to be present for an awards ceremony anxiously awaiting a name to be called to receive...

 

Audre Lorde's Our Dead Behind Us: Poems, 1986: “It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.”

A lot has...


The NAACP released the following statement following the announcement of the nominees for the 88th Annual Academy awards:

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ADIFF 2015 Closing Night film “BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez" will be one of the highlights of the BEST OF ADIFF program to be held...

Photo © 2015 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

 

Some say you go mad, but madness is not somewhere you go. It’s when something else comes inside. Madness lies...

Tango Negro, The African Roots of Tango

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Dr. Mukwege

Human Rights documentary The Man Who Mends Women – The Wrath of Hippocrates will have its U....

Raven-Symone  in "A Girl Like Grace" courtesy production stills

 

Many who watched her as the adorable Olivia Kendall on the Cosby Show still see Raven-Symone as...

The 19th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival, the nation’s largest competitive multicultural film festival in the world, is set to grace the Red Carpet scene this week.

The event will open with...

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