HW Pick: Eddie Murphy And Britt Roberston Redefine Family In “Mr. Church” On DVD (Video)

mr-church1Academy Award® nominee Eddie Murphy (Best Supporting Actor, Dreamgirls, 2006) and Britt Robertson (Tomorrowland) star in the heart-warming film Mr. Church, arriving on Digital HD and On Demand October 21 and on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) October 25 from Codeblack Films and Lionsgate. Continue Reading →

“Queen of Katwe” With Lupita Nyong’o Makes All The Right Moves (Video)

lupita-grab-slider1Queen of Katwe is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess… Continue Reading →

Reel Sisters Honors Cathy Hughes And Naturi Naughton In Harlem

cathy-hughes-and-naturi-naughton1On Friday, Oct. 14, 6:30 pm, Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series cordially invites you to our awards ceremony honoring pioneering media leader Cathy Hughes, the founder of Radio One and TV ONE, and actress Naturi Naughton, star of Power (Starz).   Continue Reading →

Harlem’s NBPC’s 360 Incubator And Fund New Selects For Competition

nbpcThe nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to media content about the Black experience has selected seven producing teams for its 360 Incubator and Fund where competitors can score up to $150,000 in development funds for their TV and web pilots or interactive/transmedia project. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Premiere Of OWN’s “Queen Sugar” With Oprah Winfrey & Ava DuVernay

gueeny1On Monday, August 29th, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network hosted an exclusive screening at the Warner Bros. Studio Lot’s Steven J. Ross Theater to celebrate the premiere of “Queen Sugar,” the network’s highly anticipated new original drama series from award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay and executive producer Oprah Winfrey.  Continue Reading →

The 8th Annual Black Panther Party Film Festival At Maysles In Harlem

black panther party1Produced by the Black Panther Commemoration Committee, NY and Maysles Cinema. 2016 is the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party and the buzz surrounding this historic milestone is electrifying. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: See The Film ‘Mavis’ And More At 2016 ImageNation Outdoors In Harlem

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Join 2016 ImageNation Outdoors, Harlem Week, HCCI, Harlem World Magazine and other sponsors for the HBO documentary MavisI about the legendary singer Mavis Staples and other free events in Harlem, New York.

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The Game, Yandy Smith Host ‘Kubo And The Two Strings’ Screenings In LA & NY (video)

kubo12This week, rapper The Game and his 5-year-old daughter Cali hosted the Los Angeles screening of the new film Kubo And The Two Strings for 200 guests at AMC Century City. Continue Reading →

Harlem Int’l Film Festival Awards Mike Colter Best Actor In Marvel’s Luke Cage

luke cage in harlemLead actor, Mike Colter, of America Is Still The Place, which was awarded Best Film at Harlem Int’l Film Festival 2015, is back as Harlem’s own hero as Luke Cage in the Marvel Netflix original premieres next month.  Continue Reading →

Two Film Classics From Maysles Harlem At Maysles Monday’s In Queens

mayles modnays in queensNowadays, a big back yard with food and drinks on the border of Bushwick and Ridgewood, has invited Maysles Cinema in Harlem to program a free, summer-long, outdoor Monday-night film series all summer. Upcoming programs below. Continue Reading →