Documentaries

A documentary about Sharon Jones competes for an Image award. It chronicles her cancer battle and her pursuit of a music career.

Ava DuVernay continues to prove why she is one of the busiest women in Hollywood these days, as details of her next project emerge. The filmmaker’s documentary project The 13th is set to be the opening night film of the New York Film Festival. Ava DuVernay apparently loves to spoil her audience and fans because […]

It's been a year and a half since the world lost an icon with the passing of Dr. Maya Angelou, but her voice lives on.

The Black Panther Party For Self-Defense was a significant social justice group in the 1960’s that was a important precursor to the anti-police brutality movement…

Muhammad Ali may be the most documented athlete in history. He’s already been profiled in When We Were Kings, The Trials of Muhammad Ali and…

Black history can’t be made unless there are black men who educated and alive to make it. As Black males fall further and further behind…

In the new documentary “Twenty Feet From Stardom,” we hear the stories of singers that everyone’s heard whether they know their names or not. The…