Pan-African Film Festival 2016

Every year during Black History Month, Los Angelinos are treated to two weeks of fashion, art and movies from around the globe from African American filmmakers through the Pan African Film Festival. Highlights of the festival include Conversation Panels with Wesley Snipes, Ryan Coogler, Friends Remembering Miles Davis and Nate Parker, who just scored a…

Pan African Film Festival 2016: Half of a Yellow Sun

Growing up in St. Louis, my Mom’s childhood friends seemed more like family members.  One who still runs across my mind from time to time is my “Nigerian Uncle” who was fatally wounded during a car crash on a New York freeway. What I remember most about him was his charm, sense of humor and…

COMING ATTRACTIONS through Memorial Day Weekend

Alright kids…the summer movie season has officially begun with the openings of Captain America and The Amaing Spiderman 2 already in a theatre near you…  Here are just a few more added that should keep you busy past Memorial Day Weekend… Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)  111 min   –   Drama | Romance Metascore: 54/100 (5 reviews) Sisters Olanna and Kainene…