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James Baldwin

If Beale Street Could Talk

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Barry Jenkins’s luminous adaptation of the James Baldwin novel shows love and dignity in the face of systemic racism Read more

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Barry Jenkins's empathetic adaptation of the James Baldwin novel doesn't have the immediate power of his Oscar-winning Moonlight, but it's got a magnificent weight to it Read more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Brown Girl Begins

Credit: Brendan Adam- Zwelling

Because the diaspora is wider than Wakanda Read more

Movies & TV

From a doc about M.I.A. to Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins's follow-up to Moonlight, here are the movies on our radar this year Read more

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Probably not. But this week three strong films by Black filmmakers open – a big change from last year's #OscarsSoWhite situation. Read more

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>>> I Am Not Your Negro distills the essential African-American author’s ideas to create a portrait of racist America Read more

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From a doc about an American literary master to the last film made by Carrie Fisher, here are the movies on our radar this year Read more

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