Let It Shine – Donald Shirley In His Own Words (2019)

Let It Shine – Donald Shirley In His Own Words (2019)

Director: Josef Astor Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Donald Shirley, Josef Astor Synopsis: A documentary about the life of Donald Walbridge Shirley as told by Donald Shirley. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography, History, Music | MPAA Rating:...
The One and Only Dick Gregory   (2019)

The One and Only Dick Gregory (2019)

Director: Andre Gaines Writer(s): Valerie Edwards , Andre Gaines Starring: Dick Gregory Synopsis: Documentary featuring the life and times of comedian, activist and pop culture icon Dick Gregory. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography, History |...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Wendy Williams Synopsis: Documentary on the life of talk show/radio show host Wendy Williams. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography | MPAA Rating: Unknown Note: Original announcement. To premiere on...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

The Power of One: The Diane Latiker Story (2020)

Director: Bill Duke Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Diane Latiker Synopsis: It follows Latiker’s journey as she fought her way amidst the violence of a Chicago community to found Kids Off the Block, a safe place for children to do school work and be mentored away from...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Notorious B.I.G.: One More Chance (2019)

Director: Emmett Malloy, Brendan Malloy Writer(s): N/A Starring: Christopher “The Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace Synopsis: The life and times of Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace, who was gunned down on March 9, 1997 – a death that remains shrouded in mystery. Release...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Where Did the Women of Hip Hop Go? (2019)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Queen Latifah Synopsis: Where Did the Women of Hip Hop Go? tells the history of the pioneering female rappers in a world dominated by men. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography, Music, History | MPAA...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

U.N.I.T.Y. (2018)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Queen Latifah Synopsis: U.N.I.T.Y. follows Queen Latifah as she remakes her hit single from 1993. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography, History, Music | MPAA Rating: Unknown Note: There hasn’t...
Emanuel (2019)

Emanuel (2019)

Director: Brian Ivie Writer(s): Brian Ivie Starring: Kyle Leatherberry, Brien Gregorie, Mark Williams Synopsis: On June 17th, 2015, a white supremacist walked into a bible study and murdered nine African Americans. This is the story of the victims and survivors of...
16 Shots (2019)

16 Shots (2019)

Director: Rick Rowley Writer(s): N/A Starring: Anita Alvarez, Dean Angelo, Alma Benitez, William Calloway, Pat Camden, Charlene Carruthers, Kim Foxx, Craig Futterson, Dan Herbert, Marvin Hunter, Carol Marin, Garry McCarthy, Laquan McDonald, Jeffrey Neslund, Jose...
The Black Godfather (2019)

The Black Godfather (2019)

Director: Reginald Hudlin Writer(s): N/A Starring: Clarence Avant, Lionel Richie, Ludacris, Terry Lewis, Jimmy Jam, Quincy Jones, L.A. Reid, Kenneth Edmonds, Snoop Dogg, Clive Davis, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Jamie Foxx, Cicely Tyson, Jim Brown, Bill Withers, Sean...
Pavarotti (2019)

Pavarotti (2019)

Director: Ron Howard Writer(s): Cassidy Hartmann, Mark Monroe Starring: Spike Lee, Luciano Pavarotti, Princess Diana, Phil Donahue, Bono, Stevie Wonder, Zubin Mehta, Plácido Domingo, Nelson Mandela, José Carreras, Nicoletta Mantovani, Kofi Annan, Joan Sutherland, Adua...
It’s Not That Funny (2019)

It’s Not That Funny (2019)

Director: Mike Bernstein Writer(s): N/A Starring: Anna Akana, Sara Benincasa, Rachel Bloom, Wayne Brady, Chris Gethard, Riki Lindhome, Sarah Silverman, Rainn Wilson Synopsis: Sometimes the business of making people laugh is no laughing matter. With more reported...
Halston (2019)

Halston (2019)

Director: Frédéric Tcheng Writer(s): Frédéric Tcheng Starring: Liza Minnelli, Marisa Berenson, Joel Schumacher, Naeem Khan, Pat Cleveland, Karen Bjornson, Alva Chinn, Nancy North, Chris Royer, Bob Colacello, Lesley Frowick, Lisa Zay, Gino Balsamo, Faye Robson, Michael...
Q Ball (2019)

Q Ball (2019)

Director: Michael Tolajian Writer(s): N/A Starring: Anthony Ammons, Rafael Cuevas, Tevin Fournette, Dejon Joy, Allan McIntosh, Stacey Redman, Sam Robinson, Cornell Shields, Harry Smith Synopsis: Documentary that explores the San Quentin Prison basketball squad –...
What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali (2019)

What’s My Name: Muhammad Ali (2019)

Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer(s): Steven Leckart Starring: Muhammad Ali Synopsis: One of the most iconic figures in athletic history, Muhammad Ali’s incredible story from world champion boxer to inspiring social activist is explored through his own voice and...
Devil’s Pie: D’Angelo (2019)

Devil’s Pie: D’Angelo (2019)

Director: Carina Bijlsma Writer(s): N/A Starring: D’Angelo, Questlove, Dave Chappelle, Alan Leeds Synopsis: D’Angelo had it all: two platinum selling albums, a sold out world tour and a body chiselled to perfection. However, one day at the height of his...
The Creative Brain (2019)

The Creative Brain (2019)

Director: Jennifer Beamish, Toby Trackman Writer(s): David Eagleman Starring: David Eagleman, D.B. Weiss, Kelis, Tim Robbins, Michael Chabon, Nathan Myhrvold, Robert Glasper, Nick Cave, Bjarke Ingels, Grimes, Phil Tippett, Michelle Khine, Ehren Tool...
The Apollo (2019)

The Apollo (2019)

Director: Roger Ross Williams Writer(s): Cassidy Hartmann, Roger Ross Williams Starring: Patti LaBelle, Pharrell Williams, Smokey Robinson, Jamie Foxx, Ta-Nehisi Coates Synopsis: The history of New York City’s Apollo Theater in Harlem is given the full...
Grass is Greener (2019)

Grass is Greener (2019)

Director: Fab 5 Freddy Writer(s): N/A Starring: Snoop Dogg, B-Real, Damian Marley Synopsis: A look at America’s complicated relationship with cannabis. Release Date: April 20, 2019 (USA) | Length: 97 min | Genre: History | MPAA Rating: TV-MA...
Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé (2019)

Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé (2019)

Director: Beyoncé, Ed Burke Writer(s): Beyoncé Starring: Beyoncé, Blue Ivy Carter, Jay Z, Tina Lawson, Anthony ‘Havoc’ Marche, Kendra Oyesanya, Kelly Rowland, Solange, Nicholas Stewart, Les Twins (Laurent Bourgeois & Larry Bourgeois), Michelle Williams, Pharrell...
The Resurgence: DeMarcus Cousins (2019)

The Resurgence: DeMarcus Cousins (2019)

Director: Mitchell Hooper Writer(s): N/A Starring: DeMarcus Cousins, John Calipari, Mike Malone, Steve Kerr, Isaiah Thomas, Matt Barnes, Anthony Davis, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green Synopsis: In 2018, NBA superstar DeMarcus “Boogie” Cousins tore his Achilles, ending...
Satan & Adam (2017)

Satan & Adam (2017)

Director: V. Scott Balcerek Writer(s):  V. Scott Balcerek, Ryan Suffern Starring: Sterling Magee, Adam Gussow, The Edge, Al Sharpton, Harry Shearer, Quint Davis Synopsis: One was a demon on guitar; the other was fresh out of school and no slouch on harmonica. Satan...
Amazing Grace (2018)

Amazing Grace (2018)

Director: Alan Elliott, Sydney Pollack Writer(s): N/A Starring: Aretha Franklin, Reverand James Cleveland, C.L. Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Bernard Purdie, Chuck Rainey, Clara Ward, Mick Jagger, Sydney Pollack, Charlie Watts Synopsis: A documentary presenting Aretha...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Billie (2020)

Director: James Erskine Writer(s): Linda Lipnak Kuehl Starring: Billie Holiday, Tony Bennett, Sarah Vaughan, Charles Mingus Synopsis: The documentary will explore Holiday’s life through the eyes of journalist Linda Lipnak Kuehl. Billie will include tape-recorded...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Genius: Aretha Franklin (2020)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Aretha Franklin Synopsis: Part of the NatGeo Genius series. The anthology series will explore Franklin’s musical genius, incomparable career and the immeasurable impact and lasting influence she had around the world and...
Muhammad Ali (2021)

Muhammad Ali (2021)

Director: Ken Burns Writer(s): Ken Burns Starring: Muhammad Ali Synopsis: An in-depth look at the life of boxer, Muhammad Ali, including his years as an activist and philanthropist. Release Date: 2021 (USA) | Length: 96 min | Genre: Biography, Sports | MPAA Rating: NR...
Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History (2017)

Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History (2017)

Director: Tom Stern Writer(s):  Evan Waite Starring: Steve Agee, Derek Basco, Brad Berryhill, Kirk Bovill, Jeff Bowser, Barry Brewer, James Callis, Lonnie Chavis, Justin Dray, Nathaniel Edwards, John Ennis, Philip Friedman, Josh Gardner, Greg Germann, Eunice Chiweshe...
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror (2019)

Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror (2019)

Director: Xavier Burgin Writer(s): Ashlee Blackwell, Danielle Burrows, Robin R. Means Coleman (book) Starring: Rusty Cundieff, Ernest R. Dickerson, Robin R. Means Coleman, Jordan Peele, Tananarive Due, Rachel True, Ken Foree, Keith David, Tony Todd, Paula Jai Parker,...
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (2019)

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (2019)

Director: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders Writer(s): N/A Starring: Toni Morrison, Hilton Als, Oprah Winfrey, Russell Banks, Angela Davis, Robert Gottlieb, Walter Mosley, Fran Lebowitz, Peter Sellars, Farah Griffin, Paula Giddings, David Carrasco, Sonia Sanchez, Richard...
Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool (2019)

Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool (2019)

Director: Stanley Nelson Writer(s): N/A Starring: Miles Davis, Quincy Jones, Carlos Santana, Clive Davis, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter Synopsis: Regarded as one of the most innovative, influential and respected figures in music, “Miles Davis: Birth Of The...
Always in Season (2019)

Always in Season (2019)

Director: Jacqueline Olive Writer(s): Don Bernier, Jacqueline Olive Starring: Claudia Lacy, Larry Lacy Jr., Lennon Lacy Synopsis: When 17-year-old Lennon Lacy is found hanging from a swing set in rural North Carolina in 2014, his mother’s search for justice and...
Fyre (2019)

Fyre (2019)

Director: Chris Smith Writer(s): Chris Smith Starring: Seth Crossno, Brett Kincaid, Andy King, Billy McFarland, Mary Ann Rolle, Ja Rule, Marc Weinstein Synopsis: An exclusive behind the scenes look at the infamous unraveling of the Fyre music festival. Created by...
American Dream/American Knightmare (2018)

American Dream/American Knightmare (2018)

Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer(s): N/A Starring:   Marion ‘Suge’ Knight, Marion Knight Sr., Maxine Knight, Costello Knight, Thomas Knight, Vanilla Ice, Fab 5 Freddy, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Melloe Won, Jerry Heller, The D.O.C., Snoop Dogg, Sean Combs, Tupac Shakur, Kurt...
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (2018)

Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (2018)

Director: David Paul Meyer Writer(s): Trevor Noah Starring: Trevor Noah Synopsis: Noah’s South African roots and upbringing merge into his recent American experience making for funny and human juxtapositions and observations. Release Date: November 20, 2018...
COOKED: Survival by Zip Code (2018)

COOKED: Survival by Zip Code (2018)

Director: Judith Helfand Writer(s): Eric Klinenberg (novel) Starring: Alex Helfand, Florence Helfand, Eric Klinenber, Valerie Brown, Andy Nebel, Linda Rae Murray, MD, MPH, Mike McReynolds, Maureen Finn, Marguerite Gatling, Shirl Gatling, Ken Herzlich, Steve Whitman,...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Untitled Prince Documentary 2 (2019)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Prince and the Revolution Synopsis: A documentary about Prince and the Revolution’s legendary concert at Minneapolis’ First Avenue in August of 1983 Release Date: 2017 | Length: Unknown | Genre: History, Music | MPAA...
Untitled Wendy Williams Documentary (2020)

Untitled Prince Project (2019)

Director: Ava DuVernay Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Prince Synopsis: The multiple-part documentary will cover the artist’s entire life and feature interviews, archival footage, photos and more. Note: The project has the full cooperation of the late artist’s estate....
Stolen Daughters Kidnapped By Boko Haram (2018)

Stolen Daughters Kidnapped By Boko Haram (2018)

Director: Gemma Atwal Writer(s): N/A Starring: Aisha Al-Hassan, Margret, Hannatu, Zahra, Hamsatu Allamin, Dennis, Philip Yama, Binta, Reginald Braggs, Habiba, Mohammed, Ahmed, Umar, Grace, Ladi, Peter Ebeh Synopsis: The story of the freed female hostages of Boko...
With Drawn Arms (2018)

With Drawn Arms (2018)

https://ksr-video.imgix.net/projects/3047713/video-820269-h264_high.mp4 Click Play Button to view Trailer Director: Glenn Kaino, Afshin Shahidi Writer(s): N/A Starring: Tommie Smith, John Carlos, Jesse Williams, Barack Obama, Lonnie Bunch, Glenn Kaino, Wassan...
Fire on the Hill (2018)

Fire on the Hill (2018)

Director: Brett Fallentine Writer(s): N/A Starring: William Bias, Chris Byrd, Ghuan Featherstone, Derrick Finnels, Steve Goedert, Calvin Gray, Scott Grover, Lemontre Hosley, Chad Nicholson Synopsis: Five miles south of downtown Los Angeles is a place that was, until...
Quincy (2018)

Quincy (2018)

Director:  Alan Hicks, Rashida Jones Writer(s):  Alan Hicks, Rashida Jones tarring: Quincy Jones, Rashida Jones, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Clarence Avant, Chloe Bailey, Halle Bailey, Tony Bennett, Beyoncé, Lina Bielsten, Mary J. Blige, Stefan Blom, Richard Bona, Bono,...
Love Gilda (2018)

Love Gilda (2018)

Director: Lisa Dapolito Writer(s): N/A Starring: Andrew Alexander, Anne Beatts, Chevy Chase, Bill Hader, Janis Hirsch, Melissa McCarthy, Lorne Michaels, Laraine Newman, Amy Poehler, Gilda Radner, Michael F. Radner, Maya Rudolph, Stephen Schwartz, Paul Shaffer, Martin...
12: The Tamir Rice Story (2018)

12: The Tamir Rice Story (2018)

Director: Danielle Marshay Lee, Korstiaan Vandiver Writer(s): Samaria Rice, Korstiaan Vandiver Starring: Tamir Rice, Samaria Rice Synopsis: The story of Tamir Rice, a 12 year old boy who died in a fatal shooting at the hands of Cleveland police. Release Date: Unknown...
City of Joy (2016)

City of Joy (2016)

Director: Madeleine Gavin Writer(s): Madeleine Gavin Starring: Christine Schuler-Deschryver, Denis Mukwege Mukengere, Eve Ensler, Jane Mukunilwa Synopsis: This film follows the first class of students at a remarkable leadership center in the Eastern Democratic...
Making the Five Heartbeats (2018)

Making the Five Heartbeats (2018)

Director: Robert Townsend Writer(s): Robert Townsend Starring: Hawthorne James, Leon, Robert Townsend, Tico Wells, Michael Wright Synopsis: The behind the scene look at the casting calls; selection of cast members, story board ideas producers, and directoral...
Minding the Gap (2018)

Minding the Gap (2018)

Director:  Bing Liu Writer(s): N/A Starring: Keire Johnson, Zack Mulligan, Nina Bowgren, Kent Abernathy, Mengyue Bolen, Bing Liu Synopsis: Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust-Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities,...
Zion (2018)

Zion (2018)

Director: Floyd Russ Writer(s): N/A Starring:  Kimberly Clark, Zion Clark, Gilbert Donahue Synopsis: A portrait of Zion Clark, a young wrestler who was born without legs and grew up in foster care. Release Date: August 10, 2018 (USA) | Length: 10 min | Genre:...
Half the Picture (2018)

Half the Picture (2018)

Director: Amy Adrion Writer(s): Amy Adrion Starring: Ava DuVernay, Jill Soloway, Lena Dunham, Miranda July, Catherine Hardwicke, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Rosanna Arquette, Jamie Babbit, Emily Best, Maria Burton, Patricia Cardoso, Brenda Chapman, Martha Coolidge,...
Whitney (2018)

Whitney (2018)

Director: Kevin Macdonald Writer(s): N/A Starring: Whitney Houston, Kevin Costner, Aretha Franklin, Bobby Brown, Merv Griffin, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Dionne Warwick, Nelson Mandela, Marvin Gaye, Robyn Crawford, Cissy Houston, Kenneth ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Debra Martin...
Always at The Carlyle (2018)

Always at The Carlyle (2018)

Director: Matthew Miele Writer(s): Matthew Miele Starring: Wes Anderson, Anthony Bourdain, Rob Bowman, Naomi Campbell, Graydon Carter, George Clooney, Sofia Coppola, Alan Cumming, Nina Garcia, Jeff Goldblum, Jon Hamm, Herb Alpert, Clint Hill, Anjelica Huston, Alexa...
Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat (2017)

Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat (2017)

Director: Sara Driver Writer(s): N/A Starring: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Alexis Adler, Carlo McCormick, Lee Quiñones, Luc Sante, Fab 5 Freddy, Jim Jarmusch, Coleen Fitzgibbon, Glenn O’Brien, James Nares, Felice Rosser, Jennifer Jazz, Michael Holman, Patricia Field, Sur...
A Day’s Work: Dance (2018)

A Day’s Work: Dance (2018)

Director: Patrick Lope Writer(s): N/A Starring: Dave Evans, Hope Boykin, Bergen Wheeler, Milton Myers, Matthew Rushing, Alisha Peek, Shaw Bronner, Caitlin Yatsuhashi, Kali Oliver, Al Crawford, Roya Abab, Joe Gaito, Gustavo Ramierez Synopsis: The Dance episode in this...
Unbanned: The Legend of AJ1 (2018)

Unbanned: The Legend of AJ1 (2018)

Director: Dexton Deboree Writer(s): Dexton Deboree Starring: Anthony Anderson, Dapper Dan, Mark Wahlberg, Carmelo Anthony, Kenya Barris, David Stern, DJ Clarke Kent, Michael B. Jordan, Jeff Gorman, Jason Sudeikis, Hebru Brantley, Sal Masekela, Lance Mountain, Phil...
The Rachel Divide (2018)

The Rachel Divide (2018)

Director: Laura Brownson Writer(s): Laura Brownson, Jeff Gilbert Starring: Rachel Dolezal Synopsis: Rachel Dolezal became infamous when she was unmasked as a white woman passing for black so thoroughly that she had become the head of her local N.A.A.C.P. chapter. This...
Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland (2018)

Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland (2018)

Director: Kate Davis, David Heilbroner Writer(s): N/A Starring: Sandra Bland, Geneva Reed-Veal, Shante Needham, R. Glenn Smith, Elton Mathis, Sharon Cooper, Cannon Lambert, Dan Patrick, Lavaughn Mosley, Latoya Smith, Marland Brazier, Joe Booker, Trey Duhon, Hannah...
Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes (2018)

Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes (2018)

Director: Sophie Huber Writer(s): Sophie Huber Starring: Ambrose Akinmusire, Michael Cuscuna, Lou Donaldson, Robert Glasper, Herbie Hancock, Derrick Hodge, Norah Jones, Keith Lewis, Lionel Loueke, Terrace Martin, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Kendrick Scott, Wayne Shorter,...
Charm City (2018)

Charm City (2018)

Director: Marilyn Ness Writer(s): Marilyn Ness, Don Bernier Starring: Unknown Synopsis: Charm City takes viewers beyond the television headlines and over the front lines of violence in Baltimore; in doing so, it reveals the grit and compassion of the city’s citizens,...
Time for Ilhan (2018)

Time for Ilhan (2018)

Director: Norah Shapiro Writer(s): N/A Starring: Ilhan Omar Synopsis: This documentary follows the 2016 Minnesota House of Representatives campaign of Ilhan Omar, a Somalian immigrant who attempts to unseat a 43-year incumbent and other challengers. Release Date:...
United Skates (2018)

United Skates (2018)

Director: Dyana Winkler, Tina Brown Writer(s): Dyana Winkler Starring: Pete (get last name), Vin Rock, Alonzo Williams, Maulud Allah, Salt-N-Pepa (Sandra Denton, Cheryl James), Phelicia Wright, Shannon Grays, Coolio, Queen Latifah, Craig, Reggie Brown, Naadira Brown,...
King in the Wilderness (2018)

King in the Wilderness (2018)

Director: Peter W. Kunhardt Writer(s): Chris Chuang Starring: Martin Luther King Jr. Synopsis: A look at the final years in the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. Release Date: March 30, 2018 (USA) | Length: 111 min | Genre: Biography, History | MPAA Rating: TV-14...
Hope & Fury: MLK, the Movement and the Media (2018)

Hope & Fury: MLK, the Movement and the Media (2018)

Director: Phil Bertelsen, Rachel Dretzin Writer(s): N/A Starring: Martin Agronsky, Joseph Boyce, Taylor Branch, David Brinkley, Tom Brokaw, Hodding Carter III, Courtland Cox, Walter Cronkite, Virgil Domenic, James Doyle, Benjamin Fine, David Garrow, Dorothy Butler...
Chris Rock: Tamborine (2018)

Chris Rock: Tamborine (2018)

Director: Bo Burnham Writer(s): Chris Rock Starring: Chris Rock Synopsis: Chris Rock takes the stage in Brooklyn for a comedy special filled with searing observations on fatherhood, infidelity and American politics. Release Date: February 14, 2018 (USA) | Length: 64...
Pahokee (2019)

Pahokee (2019)

Director: Patrick Bresnan, Ivete Lucas Writer(s): N/A Starring: N/A Synopsis:  In a small agricultural town in the Florida Everglades, hopes for the future are concentrated on the youth. Four teens face heartbreak and celebrate in the rituals of an extraordinary...
Studio 54 (2018)

Studio 54 (2018)

Director: Matt Tyrnauer Writer(s): N/A Starring: Steve Rubell, Ian Schrager, Nile Rodgers Synopsis: Studio 54 was the epicenter of 70s hedonism–a place that not only redefined the nightclub, but also came to symbolize an entire era. Its co-owners, Ian Schrager...
The Gospel According to André (2017)

The Gospel According to André (2017)

Director: Kate Novack Writer(s): N/A Starring: André Leon Tally, Anna Wintour, Tamron Hall, Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Diane von Furstenberg, Whoopi Goldberg, Valentino, Manolo Blahnik, Maureen Dowd, Fran Lebowitz, Eboni Marshall Turman, Will.i.am, Steve Stoute, Valentino...
Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation (2017)

Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation (2017)

Director: Stan Lathan Writer(s): Dave Chappelle Starring: Dave Chappelle Synopsis: Dave jokes about the sexual assaults dominating the 2017 entertainment news and how and why people allow themselves to be abused. Release Date: December 31, 2017 (USA) | Length: 49 min...
Dave Chappelle: Equanimity (2017)

Dave Chappelle: Equanimity (2017)

Director: Stan Lathan Writer(s): Dave Chappelle Starring: Dave Chappelle Synopsis: Dave talks about not actually growing up in the projects, the hate he received from the transgender community, and from fake news. Release Date: December 31, 2017 (USA) | Length: 60 min...
Prince: R U Listening? (2017)

Prince: R U Listening? (2017)

Director: Michael John Kirk Writer(s): N/A Starring: Prince, Dez Dickerson, André Cymone, Bono, Mick Jagger, Billy Idol, Lenny Kravitz, Sheila E. Synopsis: The film will chart Prince’s early years and rise to super-stardom, as seen through the eyes of his bandmates,...
Prince: R U Listening? (2017)

Prince: Pop Life (2017)

Director: Mathieu Bitton, Frédéric Bénudis Writer(s): N/A Starring: Prince Synopsis: Prince: Pop Life is a “music-driven” piece filled with “exclusive footage” and unique animated sequences concocted by comic book illustrator and creator, writer and director Joann...
Travel Notes of a Geechee Girl (2017)

Travel Notes of a Geechee Girl (2017)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Julie Dash Starring: Danny Glover, Woodie King Jr., Hugh Masekela, Olu Dara, Vertamae Grosvenor, Manthia Diawara, Quincy Troupe, Ishmael Reed, Sonia Sanchez, Marshall Allen, Sam L. Waymon, Psyche Williams-Forson, Jessica B. Harris,...
Maynard (2017)

Maynard (2017)

Director: Samuel D. Pollard Writer(s): Sheila Curran Bernard Starring: Andrew Young, Maynard H. Jackson III, Vernon Jordan, Joseph Lowery, Valerie Amanda Jackson, Elizabeth J. Hodges, Elaine Alexander, Alexandra Jackson, Carol Ann Miller, Valerie R. Jackson, Shirley...
DeRay Davis: How to Act Black (2017)

DeRay Davis: How to Act Black (2017)

Director: Marcus Raboy Writer(s): DeRay Davis Starring: DeRay Davis Synopsis: Dynamic comic DeRay Davis hits the stage like a ball of fire, nailing the finer points of living, dating and handling show business as a black man. Release Date: November 14, 2017 (USA) |...
Baltimore Rising (2017)

Baltimore Rising (2017)

Director: Sonja Sohn Writer(s): N/A Starring: Genard “Shadow” Barr, Kevin Davis, Makayla Gilliam-Price, Adam Jackson, Dayvon Love, Kwame Rose, Lt. Colonel Melvin Russell, Dawnyell Taylor Synopsis: Told through the journeys of local activists, police officers,...
Sierra Leone: An Artist’s Journey (2017)

Sierra Leone: An Artist’s Journey (2017)

Director: Clive Patterson Writer(s): N/A Starring: Charlie Haffner Synopsis: The documentary tells the inspiring story of Charlie Haffner, Sierra Leone’s most beloved theatre director, who, after decades watching his country crumble and seeing his people leave in...
1804: The Hidden History of Haiti (2017)

1804: The Hidden History of Haiti (2017)

Director: Tariq Nasheed Writer(s): N/A Starring: Akala, Bayyinah Bello, Èzili Dantò, Princess Fortier, Andrea L Gavidia, Fabien Gravillon, Gerald Horne, Wyclef Jean, Leonard Jeffries, Kaba Kamene, Sheila M. Lockhart, Steve Luchsinger, Scotty Martin, Kendyl McCray,...
Foreman (2017)

Foreman (2017)

Director: Chris Perkel Writer(s): Chris Perkel Starring: George Foreman, George Foreman Jr., Bob Arum, Jim Brown, Gerry Cooney, Ralph Cooper, Evander Holyfield, Jim Lampley, Larry Merchant, Bruce Trampler, Chuck Wepner Synopsis: FOREMAN is the definitive feature...
Silas (2017)

Silas (2017)

Director: Hawa Essuman, Anjali Nayar Writer(s): N/A Starring: Silas Siakor Synopsis: A profile of the life of Liberian activist Silas Siakor, a tireless crusader against illegal logging and a symbol of resistance for a new generation. Release Date: September 10, 2017...
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., Harry Belafonte, Tony Bennett, Humphrey Bogart, Burt Boyar, Todd Boyd, Leslie Bricusse, May Britt, Robert J. Brown, Eddie Cantor, Diahann Carroll, Billy Crystal, Angie Dickinson, Michael...
Makala (2017)

Makala (2017)

Director: Emmanuel Gras Writer(s): N/A Starring: Kabwita Kasongo, Lydie Kasongo Synopsis: Trials tribulation dreams and aspirations of a young farmer earning a living making and selling charcoal in Congo. Release Date: September 9, 2017 (Canada) | Length: 96 min |...
The Carter Effect (2017)

The Carter Effect (2017)

Director: Sean Menard Writer(s): N/A Starring: David Stern, Drake, Steve Nash, Director X., Richard Peddie, Chris Young, Leo Rautins, Kardinal Offishall, Michael Grange, Tracy McGrady, Russ Bengtson, Michelle Carter-Scott, Vince Carter, Jay Piccola, Glen Grunwald,...
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, Charles Stuart, Don-E McLean, Paulo Goude, Louis Eliot, Malcolm Joseph, Andrew McLean, Hannah Khemoh, Aleysha Gordon, Martin Slattery, Adam Green, Uziah...
The Rape of Recy Taylor (2017)

The Rape of Recy Taylor (2017)

Director: Nancy Buirski Writer(s): Nancy Buirski Starring: Cynthia Erivo, Jack Kyser, Tommy Bernardi, Tom Gibbs, Recy Taylor, Esther Cooper Jackson, Alma Daniels, Robert Corbitt, Danielle L. McGuire, Crystal Feimster, James Johnson II, John L. Payne, Chris Money...
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 Flowers-Briggs, D.J. Enuff, Easy...
Cahier Africain (2016)

Cahier Africain (2016)

Director: Heidi Specogna Writer(s): Heidi Specogna Starring: N/A Synopsis: It all started with a small exercise book. Its page were checkered with the courageous testimonies of 300 Central African women, girls and men. They reveal what Congolese mercenaries did to...
How They Sway (2017)

How They Sway (2017)

Director: Jaad Asante Writer(s): N/A Starring: Unknown Synopsis: A glimpse into Atlanta’s predominantly black dance company, Ballethnic. Founded in 1990 by husband/wife team Waverly T. Lucas II and Nena Gilreath, Asante turns her lens on the dancers. We watch as they...
Step (2017)

Step (2017)

Director: Amanda Lipitz Writer(s): N/A Starring: Gari McIntyre, Amanda Leonard, Blessin Giraldo, Chevonne Hall, Paula Dofat, Geneva Giraldo, Brooke Giraldo, Cori Grainger, Triana Grainger, Shelton Grainger, Tayla Solomon, Maisha Solomon, Lora Fitzgerald, Lakira...
Hired Gun (2016)

Hired Gun (2016)

Director: Fran Strine Writer(s): Tim Calandrello, Fran Strine Starring: Kenny Aronoff, Corey Britz, Kara Britz, Phil Buckman, Nick Buda, Paul Bushnell, Phil Chen, Alice Cooper, Kenneth Crouch, Bevan Davies, Justin Derrico, Liberty DeVitto, Dave Ellefson, Robert Ezrin,...
Public Enemies: Jay-Z vs Kanye (2017)

Public Enemies: Jay-Z vs Kanye (2017)

Director: Unknown Writer(s): N/A Starring: Jay-Z, Kanye West Synopsis: The rise and fall of Jay-Z and Kanye West featuring home video, unseen footage and exclusive interviews from those who know the rap duo the best. It’s a tale of creativity versus commerce,...
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 slaves to America’s cotton fields....
My Other Home: Beijing (2017)

My Other Home: Beijing (2017)

Director: Larry Yang Writer(s): N/A Starring: Stephon Marbury, Frankie Faison, Cassandra Freeman, Godfrey Gao, Brian Yang, Quincy Chad, Allen Iverson, Tabitha Holbert, Baron Davis, Sunny Wang, Jessica Jung, Vivian Dawson, Andrew Manning, Yunxiang Gao, Kellen C...
Liyana (2017)

Liyana (2017)

Director: Aaron Kopp, Amanda Kopp Writer(s): Gcina Mhlophe (Story Advisor) Starring: Gcina Mhlophe Synopsis: A Swazi girl embarks on a dangerous quest to rescue her young twin brothers. This animated African tale is born in the imaginations of five orphaned children...
Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive (2017)

Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive (2017)

Director: Ryan Polito Writer(s): Tracy Morgan Starring: Tracy Morgan Synopsis: Tracy Morgan explores his renewed take on life, career and mortality following the devastating near-fatal 2014 traffic collision he was involved in. From coping with a traumatic brain...
Mr. Chibbs (2017)

Mr. Chibbs (2017)

Director: Jill Campbell Writer(s): Jill Campbell Starring: Kenny Anderson, Natasha Anderson, Nate Archibald, Tiki Barber, David Falk, Alisha Greenstein, Bobby Hurley, Tom Konchalski, Brian Oliver, Dennis Scott, Kenny Smith, Spinderella Synopsis: Ten years after...
Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017)

Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017)

Director: Nick Broomfield, Rudi Dolezal Writer(s): Nick Broomfield, Marc Hoeferlin Starring: Whitney Houston, Tony Anderson, Burt Bacharach, Michael Baker, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Bobby Brown, Tina Brown, Robyn Crawford, Doug Daniel, David Foster, Sharlotte Gibson, Toni...
Burn Motherfucker, Burn! (2017)

Burn Motherfucker, Burn! (2017)

Director: Sacha Jenkins Writer(s): N/A Starring: Alex Alonso, Nicolas Alonso, B-Real, Danny Bakewell, Denise Barnes, Karen Bass, Charlie Beck, Horace C. Bowers, Vivian D. Bowers, Harland Braun, Jeff Chang, Roy Choi, Perry L. Crouch, Patrisse Cullors, d’Lisa Davies,...
The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson (2017)

The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson (2017)

Director: David France Writer(s): David France, Mark Blane Starring: Kurt Wolfe, Sue Yacka, Catherine Shugrue Dos Santos, Victoria Cruz, Marcus Maier, Taylor Mead, Marsha P. Johnson, Jean Michaels, Robert Michaels, Jimmy Camicia, Randolfe Wicker, Joe Cooper, James...
Let It Fall: L.A. 1982-1992 (2017)

Let It Fall: L.A. 1982-1992 (2017)

Director: John Ridley Writer(s): John Ridley Starring: Marjean Banks, Robert Simpach, Thomas Elfmont, James Mincey Jr., Michael Moulin, Lisa Phillips, Max Robinson, Tom Bradley, Daryl Gates, Bobby Green, Linda Griego, Donnell Alexander, Mark Jackson, Kevin Toshima,...
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 Synopsis: The film explores...
Laura Mvula: Generation Anxiety (2017)

Laura Mvula: Generation Anxiety (2017)

Director: Sophie Robehmed Writer(s): Sophie Robehmed Starring: Laura Mvula, Eleanor Morgan, Marjorie Wallace, Bryony Gordon Synopsis: Singer Laura Mvula examines anxiety disorders and looks at why those who are 35 and under are more prone to experiencing it. Release...

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