Stephan James and Kiki Layne in “If Beale Street Could Talk” /Credit: Toronto Film Festival/Credit: Toronto Film Festival

Oscar Buzz Accompanies Release of ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “I saw ‘Beale Street’ as part of the NMAAHC African American Film Festival,” April Reign, a noted Washington, D.C.-based speaker and consultant. “Barry Jenkins has a way of showing us and our love that I’ve never experienced before on film. Go see ‘Beale Street…” […read more]


Movie Review: ‘Selma’

  By Dwight Brown NNPA Film Critic R.I.P. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your story has been told. Your legacy passed on. Your strategies for non-violent demonstrations shared. Your ability to change hearts, minds, and laws has been well-documented.  Selma, in the most inspiring way, relays Read More