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Sundance Institute Announces Jury Members for 2015 Sundance Film FestivalSundance Institute Announces Jury Members for 2015 Sundance Film Festival
December 18, 2014

Sundance Institute announced today the members of the six juries awarding prizes at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, January 22 to February 1 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. (more...)


VIDEO: Oprah Winfrey Talks Martin Luther King Biopic SELMA on 'Today'VIDEO: Oprah Winfrey Talks Martin Luther King Biopic SELMA on 'Today'
December 18, 2014

TODAY's Al Roker spoke to Oprah Winfrey, star and producer of the upcoming Martin Luther King biopic SELMA (more...)


SELMA to Open; BOYCHOIR to Close Palm Springs International Film FestivalSELMA to Open; BOYCHOIR to Close Palm Springs International Film Festival
December 18, 2014

The 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will launch on Friday, January 2 with the opening night screening of the Golden Globe nominated Selma directed by Ava Duvernay. (more...)


BLACK-ISH, GET ON UP, Jennifer Hudson Among Nominees of 46th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDSBLACK-ISH, GET ON UP, Jennifer Hudson Among Nominees of 46th ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
December 09, 2014

Nominations have been revealed for the 46th annual NAACP Image Awards. The event will take place on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, and be broadcast live on TV One. (more...)


DAVE STEWART Signs on as Executive Producer of Documentary 'The Blues House'DAVE STEWART Signs on as Executive Producer of Documentary 'The Blues House'
November 19, 2014

DAVE STEWART--best known as the founder of Eurythmics with Annie Lennox and for his collaborations with Mick Jagger and Stevie Nicks--has signed on as executive producer for The Blues House (more...)


VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for New Martin Luther King Biopic SELMA!VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for New Martin Luther King Biopic SELMA!
November 07, 2014

The trailer for director Ava DuVernay's biopic of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., SELMA is now available to view courtesy of Yahoo! Movies. (more...)


Freestyle & Dominion Pictures Pick Up MR. PIP with Hugh LaurieFreestyle & Dominion Pictures Pick Up MR. PIP with Hugh Laurie
October 28, 2014

Freestyle Releasing, Freestyle Digital Media (FDM) and Dominion Pictures announced today that they have acquired theatrical and all DVD/VOD rights to MR. PIP, a film from Andrew Adamson (CHRONICLES OF... (more...)


Psychological Thriller AS ABOVE/SO BELOW Coming to Digital HD 11/18Psychological Thriller AS ABOVE/SO BELOW Coming to Digital HD 11/18
October 17, 2014

A daring descent into the legendary catacombs of Paris reveals a terrifying, centuries-old secret in the psychological thriller As Above/So Below, coming to DIGITAL HD November 18 and Blu-ray Combo Pa... (more...)


Photo Flash: 9th Annual African American Film Festival is Stunning SuccessPhoto Flash: 9th Annual African American Film Festival is Stunning Success
October 09, 2014

Southampton African American Museum Executive Director Brenda Simmons and Museum Board Member, Oscar winning director Nigel Noble put together a stellar roster of films the encouraged all to “Raise Yo... (more...)


Winners Announced for 35th Annual News & Documentary Emmy AwardsWinners Announced for 35th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards
October 01, 2014

Winners of the 35th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards were announced tonight by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). The News & Documentary Emmy Awards were presented at a... (more...)


Kean Human Rights Institute to Screen THE GOOD LIE, 10/8Kean Human Rights Institute to Screen THE GOOD LIE, 10/8
September 15, 2014

John Prendergast, Kean University's Human Rights Senior Fellow, will present a screening of The Good Lie on October 8 at 7:15 p.m. in the state-of-the-art STEM Auditorium, located in Kean's STEM Build... (more...)


DCTV to Partner with US/Russian Filmmakers to Help Disabled CitizensDCTV to Partner with US/Russian Filmmakers to Help Disabled Citizens
September 11, 2014

Downtown Community Television Center's program 'Media Enabled Musketeers' will partner, this fall, with Moscow's Journalism Advancement and Support Center to connect disabled citizens with American an... (more...)


Harry Belafonte, Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki And Maureen O'Hara To Receive Academy's Governors AwardsHarry Belafonte, Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki And Maureen O'Hara To Receive Academy's Governors Awards
August 28, 2014

The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted Tuesday night (August 26) to present Honorary Awards to Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki and Maureen O'Hara, and the... (more...)


Baseball Documentary NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY  to Hit Theaters 9/5Baseball Documentary NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY to Hit Theaters 9/5
August 04, 2014

The documentary NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY will be in theaters on September 5th and DVDs. The film is about former Pittburgh Pirates pitcher Dock Ellis, who tossed a no-hitter in 1970 while on LSD (more...)


Billy Joel & More to Be Featured on THRITEEN's THE BOOMER LIST, Premiering 9/23Billy Joel & More to Be Featured on THRITEEN's THE BOOMER LIST, Premiering 9/23
July 31, 2014

American Masters: The Boomer List, premiering nationwide Tuesday, September 23, 9-10:30 p.m. on PBS (more...)


Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Daniel Radcliffe & More to Celebrate DOMA Anniversary on Logo TVDemi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Daniel Radcliffe & More to Celebrate DOMA Anniversary on Logo TV
June 23, 2014

Logo TV today announced that President Bill Clinton will honor Edie Windsor and Roberta Kaplan on the one-year anniversary of declaring DOMA (more...)


Oprah Winfrey to Portray 'Annie Lee Cooper' in Ava DuVernay's SELMAOprah Winfrey to Portray 'Annie Lee Cooper' in Ava DuVernay's SELMA
June 11, 2014

Oprah Winfrey has joined the cast of Ava DuVernay's SELMA in the role of Annie Lee Cooper. (more...)


Cate Blanchett, Kerry Washington Among WIF Award RecipientsCate Blanchett, Kerry Washington Among WIF Award Recipients
June 10, 2014

Since 1977, Women In Film, Los Angeles has annually honored exemplary women in the entertainment industry – women who lead by example, who are creative, groundbreaking, and who excel at their chosen f... (more...)


Jonathan Rhys Meyers Among Cast of Roland Emmerich's STONEWALLJonathan Rhys Meyers Among Cast of Roland Emmerich's STONEWALL
June 03, 2014

Principal photography is underway for director Roland Emmerich's STONEWALL. (more...)


Cuba Gooding Jr. Joins Martin Luther King Film SELMACuba Gooding Jr. Joins Martin Luther King Film SELMA
May 30, 2014

According to Deadline, Cuba Gooding Jr. has joined the cast of Paramount's SELMA, directed by Ava DuVernay, and co-starring David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Oprah Winfrey and Martin Sheen. (more...)


Daniel Radcliffe, Ariana Grande & More Set for Logo TV's LGBT Pride TV Event 'Trailblazers'Daniel Radcliffe, Ariana Grande & More Set for Logo TV's LGBT Pride TV Event 'Trailblazers'
May 21, 2014

Logo TV today announced “Trailblazers,” a new annual event and television special to honor the pioneers who have broken new ground in the quest for LGBT civil rights and are leading the way towards eq... (more...)


Arc of Justice Productions Announces Historic Film ProjectArc of Justice Productions Announces Historic Film Project
May 19, 2014

Arc of Justice Productions, Inc. and its distinguished honorary committee are proud to sponsor this historic film project. (more...)


LION ARK Wins Best Documentary at 2014 Palm Beach International Film FestivalLION ARK Wins Best Documentary at 2014 Palm Beach International Film Festival
April 14, 2014

The dramatic live action rescue documentary Lion Ark brought its tally of awards to six at Palm Beach International Film Festival winning the audience vote for Best Documentary in a field of 28 docume... (more...)


MTV Unveils Contents of 2014 MTV MOVIE AWARDS Talent Gift BagsMTV Unveils Contents of 2014 MTV MOVIE AWARDS Talent Gift Bags
April 10, 2014

MTV today revealed the exclusive contents included in the custom-designed '2014 MTV Movie Awards' gift bag for attending celebrity nominees, presenters and performers. (more...)


Review Roundup: CESAR CHAVEZ Opens on FridayReview Roundup: CESAR CHAVEZ Opens on Friday
by Matt Tamanini - March 28, 2014

Director Diego Luna's biopic of California farm worker, labor leader, and civil rights activist opens in theaters on Friday. The film stars Michael Peña as César Chávez, America Ferrera as his wife, H... (more...)





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