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20th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival 2016

20th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival 2016

Filmmakers enjoy hosted industry events by festival partners including HBO, the DGA, and BET Networks. After dark, Urbanworld Music celebrates the intersection of music and film, with indie musicians and DJs sharing their music with festival attendees during evening after parties. Simply put…Premieres, Panels, Parties.

September 21 – 25, 2016
New York, NY

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Two Down…

Two Down…

by Ross A. Lincoln | Deadline Hollywood DreamWorks is now searching for a new person to helm its upcoming sci-fi thriller Intelligent Life, as Selma director Ava DuVernay has opted to move on due to scheduling conflicts, Deadline has confirmed. She originally became...

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Ava DuVernay Not Directing ‘Black Panther’

Ava DuVernay Not Directing ‘Black Panther’

by Marianne Zumberge | Variety Ava DuVernay has officially put an end to the rumors that she would be directing “Black Panther.” In an interview with Essence on Friday, DuVernay provided a definitive answer concerning her possible involvement with the Marvel film....

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Tyler Perry & Ava DuVernay Talk at Produced By

Tyler Perry & Ava DuVernay Talk at Produced By

Dominic Patten | Deadline Hollywood “I’m not the person to ask about racism in this town, coming from where I came from I never had to go through what I’ve heard a lot of people had to go through in this town,” said Tyler Perry today at the Produced By conference. “I...

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Studios Aren’t Lining Up for Black Protagonist…

Studios Aren’t Lining Up for Black Protagonist…

Ramin Setoodeh | Film Editor, New York | @RaminSetoodeh Ava DuVernay had an epiphany while attending this year’s Oscars ceremony, where “Selma” received two nominations including best picture, but was snubbed in categories like acting and directing. “It was a room in...

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