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

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

Director: Emmett and 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...
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...
I Am Dick Gregory (2019)

I Am Dick Gregory (2019)

Director: Andre Gaines Writer(s): 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 | MPAA Rating: Unknown...
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: Unknown Release Date: 2019 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: History, Biography, Sports | MPAA Rating: NR...
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...
Amazing Grace (2018)

Amazing Grace (2018)

Director: Sydney Pollack Writer(s): N/A Starring: Reverand James Cleveland, Aretha Franklin, C.L. Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Bernard Purdie, Chuck Rainey, Clara Ward, Mick Jagger, Sydney Pollack, Charlie Watts Synopsis: A documentary presenting Aretha Franklin with...
Untitled Prince Documentary 2 (2019)

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 Prince Project (2019)

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....
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: Ghuan, Chris, Calvin, Charlie, Johnna, Bear, Peetie, Ray Synopsis: Five miles south of downtown Los Angeles is a place that was, until recent years, known as the murder capital of the world. For most, South Central...
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...
Unbanned: The Legend of AJ1 (2018)

Unbanned: The Legend of AJ1 (2018)

 Director: Dexton Deboree Writer(s): Dexton Deboree Starring: Spike Lee, Anthony Anderson, Michael B. Jordan, DJ Khaled, Lena Waithe, Kenya Barris, Jason Sudeikis, Carmelo Anthony, Russell Westbrook, Chuck D, Gizzle, Christian Combs, Kid Ink, Quincy Jones...
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, Sharon Cooper, Shante Needham, Cannon Lambert, Elton Mathis, Sheriff Glenn Smith Synopsis: Sandra Bland was a bright, energetic activist whose life was cut short when a...
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,...
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:...
Satan & Adam (2017)

Satan & Adam (2017)

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

Charm City (2018)

Director: Marilyn Ness Writer(s): Marilyn Ness, Don Bernier Starring: N/A 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,...
United Skates (2018)

United Skates (2018)

Director: Dyana Winkler, Tina Brown Writer(s): Dyana Winkler Starring: Unknown Synopsis:  Credited with incubating East Coast hip-hop and West Coast rap, America’s roller rinks have long been bastions of regional African-American culture, music, and dance. As rinks...
Where Did the Women of Hip Hop Go? (2018)

Where Did the Women of Hip Hop Go? (2018)

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

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 Related Products...
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...
Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History (2017)

Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History (2017)

Director: Tom Stern Writer(s):  Evan Waite Starring: Kevin Hart, Lonnie Chavis, Saniyya Sidney, Jessica Makinson, Gerald ‘Slink’ Johnson, Al Shearer, Kirk Bovill, Derek Basco, Deborah Rombaut, Frederick Lawrence, Philip Friedman, Eunice Chiweshe Goldstein, K. Harrison...
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: Unknown 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,...
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: Pop Life (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., 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 documentary to examine Davis’ vast...
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: Vince Carter, Drake, Tracy McGrady, Steve Nash, Director X., David Stern, Michelle Carter-Scott Synopsis: In his latest documentary, Sean Menard gives viewers an unprecedented look at Vince Carter: the six-foot-six,...
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: Paula Dofat, Blessin Giraldo, Cori Grainger, Tayla Solomon Synopsis: STEP documents the senior year of a girls’ high-school step dance team against the background of inner-city Baltimore. As each one tries to...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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, insider’s view...
Purple Dreams (2017)

Purple Dreams (2017)

Director: Joanne Hock Writer(s): N/A Starring: Students, Teachers, and Administrators from Northwest School of the Arts. Synopsis: Black youth stereotypes are turned upside down in the the feature documentary film Purple Dreams. A two and a half year journey serves as...
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 Synopsis: He was...
The Clip (2015)

The Clip (2015)

Director: Andreas Magnell, Viktor Nordenskiöld Writer(s): Viktor Nordenskiöld, Andreas Magnell Starring: Mario Buce, Xavier Campione, Beyoncé Knowles, Frank Gatson Jr. Synopsis: Mario Buce and Xavier Campione get invited to work with Beyoncé. She has seen them in a...
Rock and a Hard Place (2017)

Rock and a Hard Place (2017)

Director: Jon Alpert, Matthew O’Neill Writer(s): N/A Starring: Dwayne Johnson Synopsis: A look at the Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Boot Camp Program, which allows young inmates undergo a strict six-week course in order to learn from their...
All Jokes Aside: Black Women in Comedy (2017)

All Jokes Aside: Black Women in Comedy (2017)

Director: Erik Parker Writer(s): N/A Starring: Tichina Arnold, Michelle Buteau, Marie Faustin, Tiffany Haddish, Luenell, Jasmine Luv, Moms Mabley, Yvonne Orji, April Reign, Amanda Seales, Sasha Stewart, Sydnee Washington, Debra Wilson Synopsis: To celebrate Black...
The Duce’s Boxer (2017)

The Duce’s Boxer (2017)

Director: Tony Saccucci Writer(s): Mauro Valeri (book) Starring: Leone Jacovacci Synopsis: A documentary about Leone Jacovacci, a black Italian boxer who discredited 20th century Italian dictator Benito Mussolini’s racist ideology by winning a European boxing title is...
The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at the Hollywood Palladium (2017)

The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at the Hollywood Palladium (2017)

Director: Stan Lathan Writer(s): Dave Chappelle Starring: Dave Chappelle Synopsis: Dave Chappelle gives his usual skewed insight into the topics of race, technology, OJ Simpson, and more in a stand up special filmed in Hollywood. Release Date: March 21, 2017 (USA) |...
Dave Chappelle: Deep in the Heart of Texas (2017)

Dave Chappelle: Deep in the Heart of Texas (2017)

Director: Stan Lathan Writer(s): Dave Chappelle Starring: Dave Chappelle Synopsis: Dave Chappelle gives his stand about racially charged run-ins, celebrity scandals and fatherly dilemmas in his stand-up set at Austin’s Moody Theater. Release Date: March 21, 2017...
The Blood Is at the Doorstep (2017)

The Blood Is at the Doorstep (2017)

Director: Erik Ljung Writer(s) N/A Starring: Dameion Perkins, Maria Hamilton, Nathaniel Hamilton Sr., Nate Hamilton, Dontre Hamilton, Wes Tank Synopsis: Nate Hamilton and his brother Dontre grew up like twins. Even as adults, Nate felt responsible to look after his...
G-Funk (2017)

G-Funk (2017)

Director: Karam Gill Writer(s): Warren G., Karam Gill Starring: Ice Cube, Ice-T, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Big Boy, George Clinton, Russell Simmons, The Lady of Rage, Too $hort, Kurupt, Gerald Webb, Warren G., Chuck D, Chingy, Melle Mel, Kurtis Blow, Deion Sanders,...
The Work (2017)

The Work (2017)

Director: Gethin Aldous, Jairus McLeary Writer(s): N/A Starring: Kiki, Brian, Chris, Dark Cloud, Vegas, Charles Synopsis: Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, “The Work” follows three men from outside as they participate in a four-day group therapy...
Disgraced (2017)

Disgraced (2017)

Director: Pat Kondelis Writer(s): N/A Starring: Patrick Dennehy, Dave Bliss Synopsis: “Disgraced” is a comprehensive account of the murder of Baylor basketball star Patrick Dennehy and the ensuing attempted cover up of NCAA rules violations that rocked the Baptist...
Barbecue (2017)

Barbecue (2017)

Director: Matthew Salleh Writer(s): N/A Starring: N/A Synopsis: A symphony of meat and fire, Barbecue shows us how an everyday ritual is shared by cultures around the world, as a way to celebrate community, friendship, and tradition. A film told in 13 languages, from...
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 portrait of the...
Dying Laughing (2016)

Dying Laughing (2016)

Director: Lloyd Stanton, Paul Toogood Writer(s): N/A Starring: Stephen K. Amos, Dave Attell, Sandra Bernhard, Frankie Boyle, Jo Brand, Neal Brennan, Cocoa Brown, Cedric the Entertainer, Kevin Christy, Billy Connolly, Steve Coogan, Grant Cotter, Tommy Davidson, Omid...
The Talk – Race in America (2017)

The Talk – Race in America (2017)

Director: Samuel D. Pollard Writer(s): N/A Starring: Kenya Barris, Charles Blow, Nas, Rosie Perez, John Singleton, Samaria Rice, Tamir Rice, Tim McGinty, Devin Mims, Abdul Kareem Henton, Bakari Kitwana, Latonya Goldsby, Isa Alshawabka, Robin Andrews, Shelly Gracon,...
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 León, Tania Libertad, Martirio, Diana Ortega,...
Strong Island (2017)

Strong Island (2017)

Director: Yance Ford Writer(s): Yance Ford Starring: Yance Ford, Harvey Walker, Kevin Myers, Lauren Ford, David Breen, Ed Boyar, Barbara Dunmore Ford, William Ford Jr. Synopsis: Examining the violent death of the filmmaker’s brother and the judicial system that...
Waiting for Hassana (2017)

Waiting for Hassana (2017)

Director: Ifunanya Maduka Writer(s): Ifunanya Maduka Starring: N/A Synopsis: In 2014, 276 teenage girls came together for exams in Chibok, Nigeria — by dawn, nearly all had disappeared and their school was burnt. Jessica, an escapee, shares her haunting account...

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