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Sergio Mims (1955-2022)

Sergio Mims (1955-2022)

Members of the film industry and movie buffs are mourning the death of Sergio Mims, a founder of Chicago’s Black Harvest Film Festival. “The Chicago film community just lost a great film critic, film historian and film ambassador,” tweeted George Tillman Jr.

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BFI London Film Festival Unveils 2017 Lineup

BFI London Film Festival Unveils 2017 Lineup

The festival features a diverse selection of 242 feature films from both established and emerging talent. This 12 day celebration of cinema illustrates the richness of international film making, with films to delight and entertain audiences, and also films that probe and interrogate issues of significance.

October 4 – October 16, 2017 • London, England

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Interview: Getting Personal with Mariette Monpierre

Interview: Getting Personal with Mariette Monpierre

Shadow and Act | Sergio Mims Filmmaker Mariette Monpierre’s touching and beautiful feature film debut, “Elza,” screens at the Pan African Film Festival tomorrow night, Saturday, February 11 at 7:00p, and again on Monday February 13 at 6:10p. Read Vanessa Martinez’s...

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The Solomon Sir Jones Films, 1924-1928

The Solomon Sir Jones Films, 1924-1928

Shadow & Act | Sergio Mims A past item worth revisiting in light of this morning’s news (see previous post) that his collection of very early 20th century films are among the 25 titles selection by the Library of Congress for the 2016 National Film Registry of...

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