Wednesday, June 3, 2020

#OscarsSoWhite beginning to yield change

The latest Academy Awards ceremony marked a paradigm shift for an industry that has struggled with diversity....

Women’s film festival to focus on image, diversity

A young Black girl in South Los Angeles experiences a series of events that intersects racism and sexism during a Fourth...

‘Always a Bridesmaid’ screening is Saturday at B-CU

On Oct. 12 at 8 p.m., the Bethune-Cookman University Doris McClaney School of Performing Arts and Communication in...

Black Hollywood legend pens memoir

Jenifer Lewis opens up about comedy, sex, glamour, sorrow in her new book BY LAUREN POTEAT NNPA NEWSWIRE Jenifer Lewis, affectionately nicknamed “Auntie” in Black Hollywood, recently...

Caribbean Crew band to perform in Deltona

Deltona Parks & Recreation will present the Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band at The Center at Deltona for a free concert. The...

Daytona Beach library hosting jazz concert

Enjoy some smooth and stylish jazz music from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105...

New wave of Black films crests at Toronto festival

NETFLIX Eddie Murphy is Rudy Ray Moore in “Dolemite Is My Name.” BY DWIGHT BROWN NNPA NEWS...

Cinematique plans special screening of ‘Moonlight’

Cafe Cinematique International will celebrate Black History Month by hosting a special screening of of the 2018 Best Picture Oscar winner along...

Bryant thanks Rimes and Winfrey for their studio advice

BY JESSICA GELT LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS After Kobe Bryant won an Oscar for best animated short, the former NBA champion took a question backstage in the...

Injustice revealed and dramatized

Many know them as the Central Park Five, but filmmaker Ava DuVernay forces to us see the...