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Pretty Rosebud effectively explores double standards of gender roles
3 years ago

Pretty Rosebud effectively explores double standards of gender roles

Family roles are evolving, but many times double standards stay the same, a topic so evidently displayed at the Canadian premiere of the feature film Pretty Rosebud during the ReelWorld …
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Documentary uncovers shadism for the real and prevalent issue that it is
3 years ago

Documentary uncovers shadism for the real and prevalent issue that it is

Colour conscious. This is how filmmaker Vic Sarin often refers to the world today in his film Hue: A Matter of Colour. And as he travels around the world to …
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Documentary brings Grenadian history to forefront
3 years ago

Documentary brings Grenadian history to forefront

Forward Ever: The Killing Of A Revolution is a documentary overlooking the Grenada revolution through grainy footage, interviews and subtitles. After a five-year reign as Prime Minister, Eric Gairy (1974-1979) …
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Halle Berry’s new film tackles mental illness
3 years ago

Halle Berry’s new film tackles mental illness

From the executive producers of Introducing Dorothy Dandridge and Lackawanna Blues, Lionsgate and Codeblack Films present a mind-bending psychological drama starring Halle Berry as Frankie Murdoch in Frankie & Alice. …
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Destiny counters stereotypical portrayal of Jamaica
4 years ago

Destiny counters stereotypical portrayal of Jamaica

Rooted in universal themes of grief, infidelity, the difficulties of parenthood and finding one’s self, Destiny could have easily been set in any country in the world. But director Jeremy …
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Chris Tucker gets serious about the film industry
4 years ago

Chris Tucker gets serious about the film industry

With a speech that’s boastful in tone, but humble in soul.

Garvia Bailey’s description of Chris Tucker’s rapid-fire speech is dead on. Smokey’s head snapping monologues, Ruby’s perfectly delivered microphone …
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Baltimore’s dirt bike scene brought to life through compelling documentary
4 years ago

Baltimore’s dirt bike scene brought to life through compelling documentary

Get to know the culture of dirt bikes and withhold all judgment. That’s what Baltimore-native, Coco says she wants people to do when they watch 12 O’Clock Boys. The feature-length …
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New documentary highlights inequality in American school system
4 years ago

New documentary highlights inequality in American school system

“Knowledge is healing. After you have the knowledge, the question is, what do you do next? What’s the next step after the curtains closes up?” asks Joe Brewster.

American Promise
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Holiday feature film intertwines musical script with A-list celebrities
4 years ago

Holiday feature film intertwines musical script with A-list celebrities

By  •  Reviews, Culture

With a multi-talented cast of celebrities like Jennifer Hudson, Tyrese and Mary J. Blige, Black Nativity’s script is brought to life through enjoyable musical numbers interlaced with each scene of …
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New documentary brings Jimi Hendrix Experience to life
4 years ago

New documentary brings Jimi Hendrix Experience to life

He only lived to the age of 27, first placed his fingers on a guitar at the age of 15 and has remained a musical legend to this day. The …
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