“The Woman King,” directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood a historical action epic starring Viola Davis tells the true story of the all-female warrior unit known as the Agojie, who protected the West African kingdom of Dahomey from the 17th to 19th centuries.
Watch the new trailer for Summer of Soul (...Or, When The Revolution Could Not Be Televised), A Questlove Jawn. Director Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson presents a powerful documentary created around an epic event that celebrated Black history, culture, and fashion. Here we can see the festival that took place in 1969. Video Source
Barack and Michelle Obama - Executive Producers - Netflix’s ‘We the People,’ This series of ten animated music videos brings musicians and directors together to remix civics for a new generation. Netflix Video Playlist
The United States history for acts of injustice targets the late singer Billie Holiday. Billie Holiday helped shape American popular music with her voice and unique style. But, one song in particular has become her greatest legacy — "Strange Fruit." The song paints an unflinching picture of racial violence, and it was an unexpected hit. But...
Lupin, the French-language (English) series about a charismatic thief, embraces its source material—and then transcends it. He hides his identity by taking on names that are anagrams of Arsene Lupine. As a child, Assane read the classic detective stories by Maurice Leblanc and uses the plots as guidance. READ MORE theatlantic.com
Every year, students at Debbie Allen Dance Academy perform a genre-busting, cutting edge rendition of The Nutcracker ballet called Hot Chocolate Nutcracker. This documentary follows legend Debbie Allen and her students as they prepare for the showstopping main event.
Documentary short captures the last days from ”The Balcony of Room 306”, Revered Samuel "Billy" Kyles stood beside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee and bore witness to his brutal assassination. Read More: IMDb
Black Documentary: This dynamic documentary features legal experts, local activists, and law enforcement officers delving into ongoing charges of inequality, unfair practices, and politicized manipulations of America's judicial system.
True Justice (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality shows public interest attorney Bryan Stevenson's struggle to create greater fairness in the legal system and demonstrates how racial injustice emerged, evolved and continues to threaten the country, challenging viewers to confront it.