Been So Long (2018)

Been So Long (2018)

Director: Tinge Krishnan Writer(s): Che Walker Starring: George MacKay, Luke Norris, Joe Dempsie, Michaela Coel, Arsher Ali, Sophia La Porta, Ashley Thomas, Mark Wingett, Arinzé Kene, Gintare Beinoraviciute, Rakie Ayola, Eloise Henwood, Junade...
Love Beats Rhymes (2017)

Love Beats Rhymes (2017)

Director: RZA Writer(s): Nicole Jefferson Asher Starring: Hana Mae Lee, Method Man, Common, John David Washington, Lorraine Toussaint, Lucien Laviscount, Jill Scott, Daniella De Jesús, Mary Christina Brown, Craig muMs Grant, Nancy Cejari, Jeremie...
Cyrano The Moor (2018)

Cyrano The Moor (2018)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): Tarell Alvin McCraney Starring: David Oyelowo Synopsis: A story inspired the two classics, Edmond Rostand’s “Cyrano de Bergerac” and William Shakespeare’s “Othello”. Release Date: Unknown |...
Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Director: Rob Marshall Writer(s): P.L. Travers (book), David Magee Starring: Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep, Angela Lansbury, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, Christian Dixon, Craig Stein Synopsis: In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane...
Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me (2017)

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me (2017)

Director: Samuel D. Pollard Writer(s): Laurence Maslon Starring: Sammy Davis Jr., Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal, Norman Lear, Jerry Lewis, Kim Novak, Quincy Jones Synopsis: Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me is the first major film...
Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2017)

Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2017)

Director: Sophie Fiennes Writer(s):  N/A Starring: Grace Jones, Jean-Paul Goude, Sly Dunbar, Robbie Shakespeare Synopsis: Larger than life, wild, scary and androgynous – Grace Jones plays all these parts. Yet here we also discover her as a...
Michael Jackson: Thriller 3D (2016)

Michael Jackson: Thriller 3D (2016)

Director: John Landis Writer(s): John Landis, Michael Jackson Starring: Michael Jackson, Ola Ray, Vincent Price, Tiana Davidson ‘Thelma’ Davis, Rick Baker, Janet Jackson, Michael Peters Synopsis: The iconic short film begins with...
Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G. (2017)

Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G. (2017)

Director: Mark Ford Writer(s): Mark Ford Starring: Voletta Wallace, Cheo Hodari Coker, Lil’ Cease, Hubert Sam, Rob Marriott, Naquon ‘Nino Brown’ Jackson, D. Roc, 50-Grand, Mister Cee, Misa Hylton-Brim, Sean Combs, Faith Evans, Cheryl...
The Book of Harlan (2018)

The Book of Harlan (2018)

Director: Mark Tonderai Writer(s): Bernice L. McFadden (novel) Starring: Unknown Synopsis: The novel follows a jazz musician who is imprisoned at Buchenwald after migrating from the U.S. to Paris in the 1930s. The book is about Harlan and then...
Jay-Z: MaNyfaCedGod (2017)

Jay-Z: MaNyfaCedGod (2017)

Director: Francesco Carrozzini Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Lupita Nyong’o, Loic Mabanza Synopsis: The video begins with Nyong’o and a partner taking a gleeful stroll in the park. The quote “Our external reality is an opportunity...
Breaking Brooklyn (2017)

Breaking Brooklyn (2017)

Director: Paul Becker Writer(s): Paul Becker, Rory Owen Delaney Starring: Nathan Kress, Louis Gossett Jr., Jack Noseworthy, Madeleine Mantock, Catherine Curtin, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Brian Tarantina, Chris Petrovski, Liza Colón-Zayas, Kalani Hilliker,...
Jay-Z: Moonlight (2017)

Jay-Z: Moonlight (2017)

Director: Alan Yang Writer(s): N/A Starring: Lil’ Rel Howery, Lakeith Stanfield, Jerrod Carmichael, Issa Rae, Tiffany Haddish, Tessa Thompson, Hannibal Buress Synopsis: For Jay-Z’s latest, Master of None co-creator Alan Yang recreated...
The Book of Luke (2018)

The Book of Luke (2018)

Director:  Writer(s): Craig A. Williams Starring: RJ Cyler Synopsis: The life story of hip hop artist Luther Campbell. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Unknown | MPAA Rating: Unknown Related Products - 45% Amazon.com The Book of...
Descendants 2 (2017)

Descendants 2 (2017)

Director: Kenny Ortega Writer(s): Josann McGibbon, Sara Parriott Starring: Dove Cameron, Cameron Boyce, China Anne McClain, Sofia Carson, Booboo Stewart, Teya Wild Synopsis: When the pressure to be royally perfect becomes too much for Mal, she...
I Am the Blues (2015)

I Am the Blues (2015)

Director: Daniel Cross Writer(s): Daniel Cross Starring: RL Boyce, Carol Fran, Henry Gray, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, Little Freddie King, Lazy Lester, Barbara Lynn, “Sunshine” Sonny Payne, Bobby Rush, Lil’ Buck Sinegal, Buddy...
Mali Blues (2016)

Mali Blues (2016)

Director: Lutz Gregor Writer(s): N/A Starring: Fatoumata Diawara, Ahmed Ag Kaedi, Bassékou Kouyaté, Master Soumy Synopsis: The West African country of Mali is considered the birthplace of the blues and jazz, brought later by abducted...
The Greatest Showman (2017)

The Greatest Showman (2017)

Director: Michael Gracey Writer(s): Jenny Bicks, Bill Condon Starring: Hugh Jackman, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Paul Sparks, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Diahann Carroll, Isaac Eshete Synopsis: Inspired by the imagination of...
Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)

Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)

Director: Trish Sie Writer(s): Kay Cannon Starring: Andy Allo, Ruby Rose, Ester Dean, Anna Kendrick, Hailee Steinfeld, Elizabeth Banks, William Walker, Jamel Chambers, Andrea Laing, Brian Neal, Troy Ian Hall, Bina Forbes, Curtis Gammage, Clifford...
All Eyez on Me (2017)

All Eyez on Me (2017)

Director: Benny Boom Writer(s): Ed Gonzalez, Jeremy Haft Starring: Demetrius Shipp Jr., Danai Gurira, Kat Graham, Annie Ilonzeh, Dominic L. Santana, Jamal Woolard, Keith Robinson, John West Jr., Cory Hardrict, Grace Gibson, Desean Jackson, Azad Arnaud,...
Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017)

Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017)

Director: Nick Broomfield, Rudi Dolezal Writer(s): Nick Broomfield Starring: Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Bobby Brown, Robyn Crawford, John Russell Houston Jr., Cissy Houston, David Roberts Synopsis: “Whitney. Can I Be Me,”...
Saturday Church (2017)

Saturday Church (2017)

Director: Damon Cardasis Writer(s): Damon Cardasis Starring: Margot Bingham, Regina Taylor, Evander Duck Jr., Peter Y. Kim, José Báez, Jarrett Austin Brown, Mj Rodriguez, Marquis Rodriguez, Jaylin Fletcher, Luka Kain, Indya Moore, Alexia...
Kendrick Lamar: DNA (2017)

Kendrick Lamar: DNA (2017)

Director: Nabil Elderkin; Kendrick Lamar and Dave Free (The Little Homies) Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Kendrick Lamar, Don Cheadle, Quincy Hanley Synopsis: Music video for “DNA.” Release Date: April 18, 2017 (USA) | Length: 5 min |...
The Lost Souls Café (2017)

The Lost Souls Café (2017)

Your browser does not support iframes. Director: Unknown Writer(s): Donald B. Welch Starring: Loretta Devine, Christian Keyes, Kiki Haynes, Ernest L. Thomas, Todd Anthony, Crystal P. Bazemore, Malika Blessing, MAJOR Synopsis: In the film, former...
Chasing Trane (2016)

Chasing Trane (2016)

Director: John Scheinfeld Writer(s): N/A Starring: John Coltrane, Denzel Washington, Wayne Shorter, Sonny Rollins, Reggie Workman, Carlos Santana, John Densmore, Common, Kamasi Washington, Ben Ratliff, Ashley Kahn, Cornel West, Bill Clinton...
Alive and Kicking (2016)

Alive and Kicking (2016)

Director: Susan Glatzer Writer(s): Susan Glatzer, Heidi Zimmerman Starring: Mary Murphy, Norma Miller, Chester A. Whitmore, Hilary Alexander, Chazz Young, Dawn Hampton, Frankie Manning Synopsis: Alive and Kicking gives the audience an intimate,...
King of the South (2017)

King of the South (2017)

Director: Tyler Perry Writer(s): Pardé Bridgett, Wayne Conley, Master P, Romeo Miller Starring: Queen Latifah, Wendell Pierce, Romeo Miller, Master P, Derrick Gilbert, Charlamagne Tha God Synopsis: Biopic of Master P, Hip-Hop Mogul, CEO and...
Sam Lay in Bluesland (2015)

Sam Lay in Bluesland (2015)

Director: John Anderson Writer(s): N/A Starring: Iggy Pop, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Barry Goldberg, Elvin Bishop, James Cotton, Gary Mallaber, Rob Stone, Nick Gravenites, Marcy Levy, Corky Siegel, Charlie Musselwhite, Sam Lay, Jim Keltner, Rollo Radford...
Sampha: Process (2017)

Sampha: Process (2017)

Director: Kahlil Joseph Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Liran Nathan, Sampha Sisay Synopsis: Process is a striking, avant-garde portrait of Sampha using documentary-style footage to depict his roots in Morden, South London, and Freetown, Sierra Leone....
Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Director: Bill Condon Writer(s): Evan Spiliotopoulos, Stephen Chbosky Starring: Emma Watson, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor, Dan Stevens, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Audra McDonald, Tyrone Love, Sophia Brown, Lily Frazer, Cassie Clare, Beth Willetts, Alona Leoine...
G-Funk (2017)

G-Funk (2017)

Director: Karam Gill Writer(s): Warren G., Karam Gill Starring: Ice Cube, Ice-T, Snoop Dogg, Big Boy, Wiz Khalifa, George Clinton, The Lady of Rage, Russell Simmons, Chingy, Warren G., Kurupt, Too $hort, Deion Sanders, Chuck D., Kurtis Blow, Melle Mel,...
Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: The Bad Boy Story (2017)

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: The Bad Boy Story (2017)

Director: Daniel Kaufman Writer(s): N/A Starring: Sean Combs, Lil’ Kim, Mase, Faith Evans, Mario Winans, 112, Total, Carl Thomas, The Lox Synopsis: A raw and exclusive look behind the scenes at the history and legacy of Bad Boy through a complex...
Félicité (2017)

Félicité (2017)

Director: Alain Gomis Writer(s): Alain Gomis, Olivier Loustau Starring:  Véro Tshanda Beya Mputu, Gaetan Claudia, Papi Mpaka, Nadine Ndebo, Elbas Manuana, Diplome Amekindra, Célestin Mokono, François Kasonga, Prince Mbasi, Ferdinand...
Chavela (2017)

Chavela (2017)

Director: Catherine Gund, Daresha Kyi Writer(s): N/A Starring: Pedro Almodóvar, Elena Benarroch, Miguel Bosé, Liliana Felipe, Laura García-Lorca, Mariana Gyalui, Jose Alfredo Jimenez Jr., Patria Jiménez Flores, Eugenia...
Roxanne, Roxanne (2017)

Roxanne, Roxanne (2017)

Director: Michael Larnell Writer(s): Michael Larnell Starring: Eden Duncan-Smith, Mahershala Ali, Nia Long, Elvis Nolasco, Jermel Howard, Sean Ringgold, Curtiss Cook, Tonye Patano, Charlie Hudson III, Taliyah Whitaker, Lyric Hurd, Barrington...
David Bowie: The Last Five Years (2017)

David Bowie: The Last Five Years (2017)

Director: Francis Whately Writer(s): N/A Starring: David Bowie, Earl Slick, Gail Ann Dorsey, Gerry Leonard, Catherine Russel, Sterling Campbell, Tony Visconti, Zachary Alford, David Torn, Geoff MacCormack, Mike Garson, Ava Cherry, Carlos Alomar, Reeves...
Sing (2016)

Sing (2016)

Director: Garth Jennings Writer(s): Garth Jennings Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Taron Egerton, Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Leslie Jones, Jay Pharoah Synopsis: A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business...
La La Land (2016)

La La Land (2016)

Director: Damien Chazelle Writer(s): Damien Chazelle Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, J.K. Simmons, Finn Wittrock, John Legend, Candice Coke, Darrell Keith Harris, Dempsey Pappion, Margaret Newborn, Phillip E. Walker, Melvin LaThomas Brimm, Dapo...
Jazzie B’s 1980s: From Dole to Soul (2016)

Jazzie B’s 1980s: From Dole to Soul (2016)

Director: Matt O’Casey Writer(s): N/A Starring: Jazzie B, Lenny Henry, Ian Wright, Vivian Richards, Tony Hadley, Lord Norman Tebbit, Trevor Nelson, Judge Jules, Norman Jay, Caron Wheeler, Caryn Franklin, Sheryl Garratt, Julius O’Riordan,...
Hamilton’s America (2016)

Hamilton’s America (2016)

Director: Lin-Manuel Miranda Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Christopher Jackson, Leslie Odom Jr., Barack Obama, Nas, Jimmy Fallon, Daveed Diggs, Brandon Victor Dixon Synopsis: a feature film...
I Called Him Morgan (2016)

I Called Him Morgan (2016)

Director: Kasper Collin Writer(s): Kasper Collin Starring: Helen Morgan, Lee Morgan Synopsis: A documentary about the turbulent relationship between the great jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan and his common-law wife, Helen Morgan that led to her shooting...
King of the Dancehall (2016)

King of the Dancehall (2016)

Director: Nick Cannon Writer(s): Nick Cannon Starring: Nick Cannon, Whoopi Goldberg, Busta Rhymes, Peter Stormare, Kimberly Patterson, Louis Gossett Jr., Kreesha Turner, Kymani Marley, Collie Budz, Killer Bean, Beenie Man Synopsis: A young man from...
XOXO (2016)

XOXO (2016)

Director: Christopher Louie Writer(s): Dylan Meyer, Christopher Louie Starring: Sarah Hyland, Hayley Kiyoko, Ryan Hansen, Ione Skye, Gentry White, LaMonica Garrett, Jason Yorker, Kenajuan Bentley, Erika T. Johnson, Cachet Womack Synopsis: XOXO...
Elektro Mathematrix (2016)

Elektro Mathematrix (2016)

Director: Blanca Li Writer(s): Blanca Li Starring: Khaled Abdulahi, Arnaud Bacharach, Mamadou Bathily, Roger Bepet, Taylor Chateau, Thomas Gagnu, Romain Guillermic, Slate Hemedi, Théophile Landji, Adrien Larrazet, Lenny Louves, Ismaila...
Bazodee (2016)

Bazodee (2016)

Director: Todd Kessler Writer(s): Claire Ince Starring: Staz Nair, Kabir Bedi, Natalie Perera, Valmike Rampersad, Cindy F. Daniel, Machel Montano, Remy RemBunction, Pauline Mark, Frances De Lancey, Victor St. Louis, Roland Yearwood, Aiyka Williams,...
Soundtrack 7 (2016)

Soundtrack 7 (2016)

  Director: FKA Twigs Writer(s): FKA Twigs Starring: FKA Twigs Synopsis: Conceptualized as an abstract autobiographical piece, “Soundtrack 7” includes performances set to “How’s That”, “Ultraviolet,” and...
Miss Sharon Jones! (2015)

Miss Sharon Jones! (2015)

Director: Barbara Kopple Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Sharon Jones Synopsis: Miss Sharon Jones: Dreams never expire but sometimes they are deferred. Miss Sharon Jones follows the talented and gregarious soul singer of the Grammy nominated R&B...
We Together (2016)

We Together (2016)

Director: Henry Kaplan Writer(s): Henry Kaplan Starring: Martel Rudd, Kristopher McAfee, Crystal Bush, Ben Cendejas, Jarnael Dabney, Chris Davis, Naomi Dela Cruz, Jack Derby, Angela Dobson, Emily Donn, Neyssan Felahi, Gregory Gordon, Kelly Leon...
Lee Scratch Perry’s Vision of Paradise (2015)

Lee Scratch Perry’s Vision of Paradise (2015)

Director: Volker Schaner Writer(s): Volker Schaner Starring: Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, Irmin Schmidt, Martin Glover, Dennis Bovell, Ashley Beedle, Synopsis: Lee Scratch Perry’s Vision of Paradise is a unique project in many ways. It is...
Breaking a Monster (2015)

Breaking a Monster (2015)

Director: Luke Meyer Writer(s): Brad Turner, Luke Meyer Starring: Malcolm Brickhouse, Jarad Dawkins, Alec Atkins, Alan Sacks, Moe Dawkins, Gary Adelman, Gloria Atkins, Tracey Brickhouse, Ernestine Charles, Jolene Cherry, Moe Dawkins, Tabitha Dawkins,...
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)

Director: Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone Writer(s): Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer Starring: Sarah Silverman, Imogen Poots, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Tim Meadows, Jasmine Hester, Chidi Ajufo, Greg Duncan, Chris Redd, Mandell Frazier, Adonis Simmons,...
Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango (2013)

Tango Negro: The African Roots of Tango (2013)

Director: Dom Pedro Writer(s): Dom Pedro Starring: Juan Carlos Cáceres Synopsis: Tango Negro, The African Roots of Tango by Angolan filmmaker Dom Pedro explores the expression of Tango’s Africanness and the contribution of African...
Presenting Princess Shaw (2015)

Presenting Princess Shaw (2015)

Director: Ido Haar Writer(s): Ido Haar Starring: Ophir Kutiel, Samantha Montgomery Synopsis: A documentary on the collaborative relationship between New Orleans based songwriter/YouTube star Samantha Montgomery and composer/video artist Ophir...
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM (2015)

As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM (2015)

Director:  Kevin Kerslak Writer(s):  Kevin Kerslak Starring:  DJ AM, A-Trak, Niko Achtipes, Ian Fletcher, Travis Barker, Jay Z, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Sal Masekela, Paul Oakenfold, Nicole Richie, Mark Ronson, Marshall Barnes, Andrew Brown, Jackson...
Chasing Waterfalls (2016)

Chasing Waterfalls (2016)

Director: Ryan Richmond Writer(s): Rhonda Baraka Starring: Terri Abney, Arielle Birdsong, Cristina Davis, Joyful Drake, Drew Sidora, Jasmine Guy, Kisa Willis, Tim Reid, Kevin Savage, Brandon Hirsch, Redaric Williams Synopsis: David is transported...
Nina (2016)

Nina (2016)

Director: Cynthia Mort Writer(s): Cynthia Mort Starring: Zoe Saldana, David Oyelowo, Mike Epps, Ronald Guttman, Ella Thomas, Ella Joyce, Nana Ghana, Chuma Gault, Stevens Gaston, Calvin C. Winbush, Nia Imani, Kenneth I. Brown, Kelechi Kalu, Samm Allen,...
Two Trains Runnin’ (2016)

Two Trains Runnin’ (2016)

Director: Samuel D. Pollard Writer(s): Benjamin Hedin Starring: Common, Gary Clark Jr., Buddy Guy, Tom Martin, Dave Dennis, Ed Denson, Buddy Guy, Peniel E. Joseph, Robert Moses, Greg Tate, Dick Waterman, Lucinda Williams Synopsis: Two Trains...
Fonko (2016)

Fonko (2016)

Director: Lamin Daniel Jadama, Lars Lovén, Göran Olsson Writer(s): Göran Olsson, Lamin Daniel Jadama, Lars Lovén Starring: Nneka Egbuna, Sister Fa, Neo Muyanga, Wanlov The Kubulor Synopsis: In the Manding language Fonko...
Miles Ahead (2015)

Miles Ahead (2015)

Director: Don Cheadle Writer(s): Don Cheadle, Steven Baigelman Starring: Ewan McGregor, Keith Stanfield, Don Cheadle, Michael Stuhlbarg, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Christina Karis, Jennifer Dior, Brian Bowman, JT Thigpen, Obum Nwankwo, David Horace Greer,...
Born to Be Blue (2015)

Born to Be Blue (2015)

Director: Robert Budreau Writer(s): Robert Budreau Starring: Ethan Hawke, Carmen Ejogo, Callum Keith Rennie, Tony Nappo, Kevin Hanchard, Charles Officer, Sophia Walker, Eugene Clark, Drew Davis, Barbara Eve Harris, Kwasi Songui, Barbara Mamabolo...
Sing Street (2016)

Sing Street (2016)

Director: John Carney Writer(s): John Carney Starring: Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Aidan Gillen, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Jack Reynor, Percy Chamburuka Synopsis: A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band...
Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill (2016)

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill (2016)

Director: Lonny Price Writer(s): Lanie Robertson Starring: Audra McDonald, Shelton Becton, George Farmer, Clayton Craddock, Roxie, Debra Crowe, David Michael Cefalu Synopsis: It’s 1959 in a seedy bar in Philadelphia, and Billie Holiday is...
Trolls (2016)

Trolls (2016)

Director: Mike Mitchell, Walt Dohrn Writer(s): Jonathan Aibel, Glenn Berger Starring: Anna Kendrick, James Corden, Justin Timberlake, Kunal Nayyar, Ron Funches, GloZell Green Synopsis:  Release Date: November 4, 2016 (USA) | Length: Unknown |...
Strike a Pose (2016)

Strike a Pose (2016)

Director: Ester Gould, Reijer Zwaan Writer(s): N/A Starring: Luis Camacho, Oliver Crumes, Salim Gauwloos, Jose Xtravaganza, Kevin Alexander Stea, Carlton Wilborn, Gabriel Trupin Synopsis: In 1990, seven young male dancers – 6 gay, 1 straight...
The Breaks (2016)

The Breaks (2016)

Director: Seith Mann Writer(s): Dan Charnas, Seith Mann Starring: Afton Williamson, Tristan Mack Wilds, Antoine Harris, David Call, Wood Harris, Afro, J. Bernard Calloway, William Jackson Harper, De’Adre Aziza, Marcus Callender, Leopold Manswell,...
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015)

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015)

Director: Walt Becker Writer(s): Ross Bagdasarian, Janice Karman Starring: Bella Thorne, Matthew Gray Gubler, Jesse McCartney, Jason Lee, Nicole Davis, Hakim Callender, B.J. Winfrey, Maxie McClintock, Keith Arthur Bolden, Bruce Locke, Gregory Fears, Roy...
The Amazing Nina Simone (2015)

The Amazing Nina Simone (2015)

Director: Jeff L. Lieberman Writer(s): Jeff L. Lieberman Starring: Nina Simone (archive footage), Eric Burdon, Billy Vera, Jeff L. Lieberman, Tim Hauser, Horace Ott, Gloria Caldwell Ott, Roscoe Dellums, Sam Waymon, Marie-Christine Dunham Pratt, John...
M3ll155x (2015)

M3ll155x (2015)

Director: FKA Twigs Writer(s): FKA Twigs Starring: FKA Twigs, Michelle Lamy, Will Mcgeogh, Kenrick Sandy Synopsis: The self-directed 16-minute video features three songs from Twigs EP “M3ll155x” (pronounced “Melissa”):...
Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Director: F. Gary Gray Writer(s): Andrea Berlof,  Jonathan Herman, S. Leigh Savidge (screenplay); Sheldon Turner, Alan Wenkus (writer) Actors: Paul Giamatti, Alexandra Shipp, Rebecca Olejniczak, Aldis Hodge, Corey Hawkins, Orlando Brown, Demetrius...
Hair that Moves (2014)

Hair that Moves (2014)

Director: Yolanda Keabetswe Mogatusi Writer(s): Yolanda Keabetswe Mogatusi Starring: Millicent Makhado Mothiba, Mokkie Tebeila Synopsis: What if one thing could transform your entire world? How far would you go to reach your dreams? A young...
Magic Mike XXL (2015)

Magic Mike XXL (2015)

Director: Gregory Jacobs Writer(s): Reid Carolin, Channing Tatum Actors: Amber Heard, Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Jada Pinkett Smith, Donald Glover, Adam Rodriguez, Gabriel Iglesias, Stephen Boss, Michael Strahan, Nicole Davis, Jermaine...
Fresh Dressed (2014)

Fresh Dressed (2014)

Director: Sacha Jenkins Writer(s): Sacha Jenkins (story) Stars: Damon Dash, Daymond John, Karl Kani, Nas, Pharrell Williams Storyline: Fresh Dressed chronicles the history of Hip-Hop | Urban fashion and its rise from southern cotton plantations to...
What Happened, Miss Simone? (2015)

What Happened, Miss Simone? (2015)

Director: Liz Garbus Stars: Nina Simone, Elisabeth Henry-Macari Subject: A documentary about the life and legend Nina Simone, an American singer, pianist, and civil rights activist labeled the “High Priestess of Soul.” Release Date: June 24, 2015...
Hustlers Convention (2015)

Hustlers Convention (2015)

Director: Mike Todd Writer(s): Mike Todd Starring: Chuck D., Ice-T, Jalal Nuriddin, Abdul Malik Al Nasir, Umar Bin Hassan, Fab 5 Freddy, Nelson George, Darius James, Greil Marcus, MC Lyte, Melle Mel, Jalal Nuriddin, Abiodun Oyewole, Orphy Robinson,...
Bessie (2015)

Bessie (2015)

Director: Dee Rees Writer(s): Christopher Cleveland, Bettina Gilois and Dee Rees (teleplay), Horton Foote (story) Actors: Queen Latifah, Michael Kenneth Williams, Tika Sumpter, Khandi Alexander, Mike Epps, Mo’Nique, Oliver Platt, Charles S....
The Grace of Jake (2015)

The Grace of Jake (2015)

Director: Christopher Hicky Writer(s): Christopher Hicky Starring: Michael Beck, Lew Temple, Ravi Kapoor, Chad Morgan, Jordin Sparks, Dorien Wilson, Matt Orduna, Roy Lee Jones Synopsis: Ex-inmate and wandering musician Jake travels to a small town...
How Sweet the Sound: The Blind Boys of Alabama (2015)

How Sweet the Sound: The Blind Boys of Alabama (2015)

Director: Leslie McCleave Writer(s): N/A Starring: Clarence Fountain, George Scott, Jimmy Carter, Bishop Billy Bowers, Ben Moore, Eric ‘Ricky’ McKinnie, Caleb ‘Bobby’ Butler, Tracy Pierce, Joey Williams, Johnny Fields, Roscoe...
Mary J. Blige – The London Sessions (2015)

Mary J. Blige – The London Sessions (2015)

Director: Sam Wrench Actors: Steve Barnett, Mary J. Blige, Sam Smith, Disclosure, Jimmy Napes, Rodney Jerkins, Steve Barnett, Emeli Sandé Synopsis: A behind-the-scenes look at Mary J. Blige recording her 13th studio album in London. Release Date:...
Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band (2015)

Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band (2015)

Director: Carol Bash Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Geri Allen, Terri Lyne Carrington, Stanley Crouch, Carmen Lundy, Alfre Woodard, Delroy Lindo, Terri Lyne Carrington, Hank Jones, Robin Kelley, Wycliffe Gordon, Farah Griffin, Robert O’Meally, Wendell...
Spit (2015)

Spit (2015)

Director: Mtume Gant Writer(s): Mtume Gant Starring: Mtume Gant, Lance Williams, Erica Chamblee, Che Ayende, Lameen Witter, Matt Samalin Synopsis: A musician reaches the end of his rope in the changing landscape of New York City and decides to end...
808 (2015)

808 (2015)

Director: Alexander Dunn Writer(s): Luke Bainbridge, Alexander Dunn Starring: Damon Albarn, Arthur Baker, Afrika Bambaataa, Chris Barbosa, Felix Da Housecat, Goldie, Jimmy Jam, Lil Jon, Remi Kabaka, T. la Rock, Ian Lewis, Terry Lewis, Mr. Mixx, Hank...
Mavis! (2015)

Mavis! (2015)

Director: Jessica Edwards Writer(s): Jessica Edwards Stars: Mavis Staples, Bonnie Raitt, Chuck D, Bob Dylan, Prince, Levon Helm, Jeff Tweedy Synopsis: Her family group, the Staple Singers, inspired millions and helped propel the civil rights movement...
Annie (2014)

Annie (2014)

Direc­tor: Will Gluck Writer: Will Gluck (screenplay); Aline Brosh McKenna (screenplay); Thomas Meehan (stage play book); Harold Gray (comic strip “Little Orphan Annie”) Actors: Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis, Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale,...
All Is By My Side (2013)

All Is By My Side (2013)

Director: John Ridley Writer(s): John Ridley (screenplay) Actors: André Benjamin, Hayley Atwell, Imogen Poots, Burn Gorman, Ruth Negga, Ashley Charles, Amy De Bhrún, Clare-Hope Ashitey, Andrew Buckley, Robbie Jarvis, Lauterio Zamparelli,...
The Case of the Three Sided Dream (2014)

The Case of the Three Sided Dream (2014)

Director: Adam Kahan Writer(s): Adam Kahan Starring: Akua Dixon, Dorthaan Kirk, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Betty Neals, Sonelius Smith, Rahn Burton Synopsis: The story of multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk; who went from blind infant, to child...
Nas: Time is Illmatic (2014)

Nas: Time is Illmatic (2014)

Director: One9 Writer(s): Erik Parker Starring: Nas, Mrs. Braconi, Fab 5 Freddy, Alicia Keys, Faith Newman, Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes, Pete Rock, Roxanne Shanté, Swizz Beatz, Wiz Synopsis: Twenty years after the release of Nas’s groundbreaking...
Lost Angels (2014)

Lost Angels (2014)

Director: Stan Harrington Writer(s): Stan Harrington Starring: Oliver Pigott, Amanda Dreschler, Robert Pralgo, Douglas Bennett, Alimi Ballard, Michael Buissereth Synopsis: Lost Angels is a music/drama set to the soulful sounds of Oliver Pigott, the...
Get on Up (2014)

Get on Up (2014)

Director: Tate Taylor Writer(s): Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth, Steven Baigelman Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd, Viola Davis, Lennie James, Fred Melamed, Craig Robinson, Jill Scott, Octavia Spencer, Josh Hopkins, Brandon...
Afraid of Dark (2014)

Afraid of Dark (2014)

Director: Mya B. Writer(s): Mya B. Stars: Malik Yoba, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Lou Myers, Cornel West, Peter Gunz, Kevin Powell, Sam Greenlee, Khalil Gibran Muhammad, Sadat X, Malakot Baker, Tom Burrell, Phillips Bradford, Kenya Stevens, Claudine Lenette, Chris...
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown (2014)

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown (2014)

Director: Alex Gibney Writer(s): Alex Gibney Starring: James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Bootsy Collins, Phelps ‘Catfish’ Collins, Chuck D, Mike Douglas, Pee Wee Ellis, Martha High, Hubert H. Humphrey, Mick Jagger, Martin Luther King Jr., Alan Leeds,...
Keep on Keepin’ On (2014)

Keep on Keepin’ On (2014)

Director: Alan Hicks Writer(s): Davis Coombe, Alan Hicks Stars: Clark Terry, Justin Kauflin, Quincy Jones, Bill Cosby, Herbie Hancock, Frank Kauflin, Sandi McCree, Mulgrew Miller, Dianne Reeves, Arturo Sandoval, Quency Carvers, Phylis Kauflin, Gwen Terry...
Rio 2 (2014)

Rio 2 (2014)

Director: Carlos Saldanha Writer(s): Don Rhymer, Carlos Kotkin Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Jemaine Clement, Andy Garcia, Carlinhos Brown, Rachel Crow, Jamie Foxx, Philip Lawrence, Janelle Monáe, Tracy Morgan, Amandla Stenberg,...
Take Me to the River (2014)

Take Me to the River (2014)

Director: Martin Shore Writer(s): Rick Clark, Jerry Harrison, Julie Janata , Martin Shore, Zac Stanford Stars: Terrence Howard, James Alexander, Al Bell, William Bell, Bobby Bland, Stephanie Bolton, Scott Bomar, George Brown Jr., Ben Cauley, Chris Chew, Otis...
Battle of the Year (2013)

Battle of the Year (2013)

Director: Benson Lee Writer(s): Brin Hill, Chris Parker Starring: Josh Holloway, Laz Alonso, Josh Peck, Caity Lotz, Chris Brown, Sawandi Wilson, Terrence Jenkins, Sway Calloway, J.D. Rainey, Morris Isby, Keith Stallworth, Demetrius Grosse, Kristy...
Let the Church Say Amen (2013)

Let the Church Say Amen (2013)

Director: Regina King Writer(s): ReShonda Tate Billingsley (novel), Crystal Garrett Actors: Alkoya Brunson, Hosea Chanchez, Robert Crayton, Erica Dickerson, Abigail Gamache, Brely Evans, Brandon Gregory, Trina Lloyd, Naturi Naughton, Collins Pennie,...
Spotlight on 1920s Jazz (2013)

Spotlight on 1920s Jazz (2013)

Director: Hanna Nielson Writer(s): Hanna Nielson Starring: Hanna Nielson, Clarence Robinson Synopsis: Spotlight On 1920s Jazz is an experimental short documentary offering a fast-paced, compelling visual and auditory exploration of jazz as it...
Sparkle (2012)

Sparkle (2012)

Director: Salim Akil Writer(s): Mara Brock Akil, Joel Schumacher, Howard Rosenman Starring: Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston, Derek Luke, Mike Epps, Carmen Ejogo, Tika Sumpter, Omari Hardwick, CeeLo Green, Curtis Armstrong, Terrence Jenkins, Tamela J....
The Magnificent Cooly-T (2009)

The Magnificent Cooly-T (2009)

Director: Stephen Leeds Writer(s): Stephen Leeds Actors: Gary Dourdan, Zulay Henao, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Denise Vasi, Jeff Branson, Teairra Mari, Jacob Young, Jackie Long, Berto Colon, Albert Jones, Xiao Wang, Katherine Mesa, Courtenay Turner, Mike Iorio,...
Marley (2012)

Marley (2012)

Director: Kevin Macdonald Writer(s): N/A Starring: Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley, Jimmy Cliff, Rita Marley, Cedella Marley Booker, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, Chris Blackwell, Danny Sims, Cindy Breakspeare, Bunny Wailer, Lloyd McDonald, Bob Andy,...
Thugs, the Musical! (2011)

Thugs, the Musical! (2011)

Director: Liam Kyle Sullivan Writer(s): Kevin Avery Starring: Kevin Avery, Camille Banham, Lauren Ashley Bishop, Jessie Boemper, Everett Booth, Vanessa Bryan, Javalan Chew, Margaret Cho, Patrick Connell, Patrick Connell, Jocelyn Cruz, Greg L. Glass,...
Joyful Noise (2012)

Joyful Noise (2012)

Director: Todd Graff Writer(s): Todd Graff Starring: Queen Latifah, Dolly Parton, Keke Palmer, Jeremy Jordan. Dexter Darden, Courtney B. Vance, Jesse L. Martin, Kirk Franklin, Angela Grovey, Dequina Moore, Paul Woolfolk, Ivan Kelley Jr., Hajji...
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