hollywood race problem
What does it tell the generations of women and people of color who have watched hundreds of movies about true to life straight white men become geniuses in the span of 120 minutes, but no one who looks like them?
“Egypt was –- as it is now -– a confluence of cultures, as a result of being a crossroads geographically between Africa, the
While academically we may think we are beyond this debate, we are not, because our fellow filmmakers, critics, writers, and other gatekeepers in the film industry continue to rely and fall back on these same old unconscious assumptions.
“Historically, and this is truly my feeling, generally speaking we as black people have been celebrated more for when we
"Selma" picked up a nomination in the Best Film category, but the Academy's snub of director Ava DuVernay and lead actor