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Black Contemporary Film and the Endurance of Legacy

Oscars season is officially here! As a self-described film nerd, 2016 felt like a dream. From small films like ‘Little Men’ and ‘White Girl’ (who were royally gipped this awards season) to standard American blockbusters, it was an incredible year for cinema. When tasked with the responsibility to reflect on the last year in Black film,…

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Netflix and Spike Lee Are Working On A ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ Series

Spike Lee is a multi-generational icon for his many contributions to Black film and art. Yesterday, the news broke that his ’86 small screen debut She’s Gotta Have It would become a Netflix series and Spike fans everywhere are rejoicing. Originally shot in ’85 on the independent filmmaker’s minuscule budget, the story follows a twenty-something…

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