black cinema

Decades after the success of '90s black films, black filmmakers are on the rise again. Will the momentum last this time?
From 'Loving' to 'Fences', here's to many more inclusive films.
Though McKee and Kelly’s characters were not lead roles, their story was groundbreaking at the time. Over 20 years later
As an African-American film director and scriptwriter, I have to say I was incredibly moved by George Lucas' public comments on his latest film, Red Tails.
Movie: 'She's Gotta Have It' Release Date: August 8, 1986 How It Got Made: It's hard to remember now how thoroughly white
The film doesn't try to put a copycat "urban" tag on the proceedings, but instead tells an interesting story free of Hollywood's often narrow depictions of African-Americans.