Beyoncé, Moonlight, Black-ish, & Nate Parker lead in nominations for the 2017 NAACP Image Awards

The NAACP Image awards has released the nominations for the best in film, music, television, and literature. Beyoncé leads with seven nominations including Entertainer of the Year, baby sis, Solange is nominated for 5 awards including Outstanding Female Artist and Chance, the Rapper received 4 nominations including Best New Artist. Moonlight continues to shine in … Continue reading Beyoncé, Moonlight, Black-ish, & Nate Parker lead in nominations for the 2017 NAACP Image Awards

Powerful “The Birth of a Nation” movie poster released

A new poster for the highly anticipated film, "The Birth of a Nation" was released on Tidal. The poster depicts Nat Turner, a slave who led an historic rebellion in Southampton County, VA, hung by an American Flag, representing America's long and brutal racist history with African Americans. The same history that is often romanticized … Continue reading Powerful “The Birth of a Nation” movie poster released

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) celebrates 20 years

The 20th anniversary of the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) was held in South Beach, Miami this past Wednesday through Sunday. The annual festival, founded by Jeff Friday, provides a much needed platform for filmmakers, actors, and producers of color. In attendance were rapper and actor, Common, who was this year’s Ambassador, Nate Parker, Omari … Continue reading The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) celebrates 20 years