Newark Black Film Festival (2023) | Film Festivals | Jul 12 - Jul 16, 2023

Since its introduction, the Newark Black Film Festival (NBFF) has provided a forum for writers, directors, producers, performers, and film patrons who enjoy African American and African Diaspora cinema. The goal of the Festival is to present programs that reflect the full diversity of the black experience both past and present, and encompass a wide ….

Taraji P. Henson returns to the assassination game in Babak Najafi’s action thriller Proud Mary

In Babak Najafi’s action thriller Proud Mary, Taraji P. Henson is Mary, a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston. Her life gets completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad. Proud Mary also stars Billy Brown, Jahi Di’Allo Winston and ….

Animated sci-fi epic Battle for Terra trailer online

The official theatrical release trailer for the animated Battle for Terra is now online. ‘Terra’ follows the story of a peaceful alien planet facing annihilation. The animation was done by a company called MeniThings, whose artistic director, Aristomenis Tsirbas, is also the director of the film. According to MeniThings’ website, Tsirbas was a visual effects ….