Julie Dash To Helm Angela Davis Biopic

Julie Dash To Helm Angela Davis Biopic

by Brooke Obie | Shadow and Act At the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, iconic filmmaker Julie Dash exclusively told Shadow And Act she will be directing a biopic from Lionsgate on civil rights legend Dr. Angela Davis. Brian Tucker will write the screenplay and...
At the Dark End of the Street (2018)

At the Dark End of the Street (2018)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Lisa Jones (screenplay), Danielle McGuire (novel) Starring: Unknown Synopsis: The story of how Rosa Parks and the collective action of black women sparked the Civil Rights movement. Release Date: Unknown | Length: Unknown | Genre:...
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,...
BronzeLens Film Festival Announces 2016 Women SuperStars

BronzeLens Film Festival Announces 2016 Women SuperStars

Shadow & Act | Tambay Obenson BronzeLens Film Festival producers have announced the 5 distinguished women who will receive the coveted BronzeLens Women Superstars Award this year, in honor of their contributions to the film and television industry. The 5 women...
Spirits of Rebellion: Black Film at UCLA (2011)

Spirits of Rebellion: Black Film at UCLA (2011)

Director: Zeinabu Irene Davis Writer(s): N/A Starring: Gay Abel-Bey, Shirikiana Aina, Adisa Anderson, Michelle A. Banks, S. Torriano Berry, Carroll Parrott Blue, Charles Burnett, Ben Caldwell, Larry Clark, Julie Dash, Zeinabu irene Davis, Cora Lee Day, Jamaa Fanaka,...
These Amazing Shadows (2011)

These Amazing Shadows (2011)

Director: Paul Mariano, Kurt Norton Writer(s): Douglas Blush, Paul Mariano Starring: Jeff Adachi, James H. Billington, Robin Blaetz, Brooks Boliek, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Burnett, Jay Carr, Martin Cohen, Peter Coyote, Arlene Damron, Julie Dash, Allen Daviau, Caleb...
Brothers of the Borderland (2004)

Brothers of the Borderland (2004)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Ronald Taylor Starring: Barrett Clark, Dan Davidson, Christopher Dressler, Camille Gaston, Giselle Jones, Oprah Winfrey Synopsis: From dusk to dawn “Alice” runs for her life, she’s aided by “John Parker” an...
Sisters in Cinema (2003)

Sisters in Cinema (2003)

Director: Yvonne Welbon Writer(s): Yvonne Welbon Starring: Stephanie Allain, Madeline Anderson, Maya Angelou, Neema Barnette, Julie Dash, Bridgett M. Davis, DeMane Davis, Zeinabu irene Davis, Cheryl Dunye, Shari Frilot, Dianne Houston, Coquie Hughes, Kasi Lemmons,...
The Rosa Parks Story (2002)

The Rosa Parks Story (2002)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Paris Qualles Starring: Angela Bassett, Peter Francis James, Tonea Stewart, Von Coulter, Dexter King, Afemo Omilami, Sonny Shroyer, Mike Pniewski, Chardé Manzy, Cicely Tyson, Charles Black, Nick LaTour, Susan McConnell, Timothy Parham,...
Love Song (2000)

Love Song (2000)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Josslyn Luckett Starring: Monica, Christian Kane, Essence Atkins, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Teck Holmes, Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas, Tyrese Gibson, Peter Francis James, Rachel True, Philip Cole, Suzanne Coy, Cecile Cristobal, Nikita Dougan,...
Incognito (1999)

Incognito (1999)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Francis Ray (story), Shirley Pierce (teleplay) Starring: Allison Dean, Richard T. Jones, Phil Morris, Vanessa Williams, Roger Guenveur Smith, Ron Glass, Joan Pringle, Bonita Brisker, David Kirkwood, Marc Brown, Kelly Bangert, Patti...
Funny Valentines (1999)

Funny Valentines (1999)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): J. California Cooper (short story “Funny Valentines”), Ron Stacker Thompson (teleplay), Ashley Tyler (teleplay), Amy Schor Ferris (teleplay) Starring: Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Tom Wright, Peter Jay...
SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (1997)

SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (1997)

Director: Bob Balaban (segment “5: 24, The”), Patricia Benoit (segment “Fern’s Heart of Darkness”), Julie Dash (segment “Sax Cantor Riff”), Jonathan Demme (segment “Subway Car from Hell”), Ted Demme (segment...
Daughters of the Dust (1991)

Daughters of the Dust (1991)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Julie Dash Starring: Cora Lee Day, Alva Rogers, Barbara O. Jones, Trula Hoosier, Adisa Anderson, Kay-Lynn Warren, Kaycee Moore, Cheryl Lynn Bruce, Tommy Redmond Hicks, Bahni Turpin, Umar Abdurrahman, Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor, Malik...
Praise House (1991)

Praise House (1991)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Julie Dash (screenplay); Gina Harrell; Angelyn DeBord (original stage play); Jawole Willa Jo Zollar (concept) Starring: Urban Bush Women (Laurie Carlos, Viola Sheely, Terri Cousar) Choreography: Jawole Willa Jo Zollar Synopsis: This...
Illusions (1982)

Illusions (1982)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Julie Dash Starring: Lonette McKee, Rosanne Katon, Ned Bellamy, Jack Rader, Jack Lundi Faust, Lisa Henke, Laddy Ashley, Rita Crafts, Sandy Brooke, Johnny Crear, John Childers, John MacBride, Gaye Kruger, Oliver Woodall, Joseph T....
Diary of an African Nun (1977)

Diary of an African Nun (1977)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Alice Walker Starring: Barbara O. Jones, Marnita Caraway, Makini Price, Barbara Young, Ron Flagge, Renee Carraway Synopsis: An African nun is consumed by fear and doubt about her decision to take the solemn vows of poverty, chastity and...
Working Models of Success (1976)

Working Models of Success (1976)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Julie Dash Starring: N/A Synopsis: A promotional documentary for the New York Urban Coalition. Release Date: 1976 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: History | MPAA Rating: NR Note: I didn’t find a trailer or any images for this...
Four Women (1975)

Four Women (1975)

Director: Julie Dash Writer(s): Unknown Starring: Linda Martina Young Synopsis: Set to Nina Simone’s stirring ballad of the same name, Julie Dash’s dance film features Linda Martina Young as strong “Aunt Sarah,” tragic mulatto “Saffronia,” sensuous “Sweet Thing” and...

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