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Foodie Film: New Documentary Captures Harlem Culinary History

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and Powerhouse Productions have partnered on a new documentary short film called, “Harlem on My Plate.” Presented by Citi, the movie was written, directed and produced by Rochelle Brown and Sonia Armstead ...
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Miss Cleo: TV Psychic Was Cut Off By Family Members ...

TV psychic Miss Cleo hit the scene in the late 1990’s and quickly became a notorious pop culture personality because of her eccentric, Jamaican-themed psychic infomercials. From 1997 to 2003, Miss Cleo worked for the Psychic Readers Network and those ...
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Darlene Love: Bio Film Headed To OWN Network

Song stylist Darlene Love has seen a huge career resurgence after being the centerpiece of the Academy Award nominated film, “20 Feet From Stardom.” Now the 72-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees will see her life story played ...
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Documentary Divas: “20 Feet From Stardom’s” Game Day Spotlight

As part of the promotional campaign leading into the 2014 award show season, RADiUS/The Weinstein Company is kicking the publicity campaign of its critically-acclaimed documentary “20 Feet From Stardom” into overdrive. The studio will have the film’s stars Merry Clayton, ...
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Trayvon Martin: Young Filmmaker Jordan Coleman Helming Documentary On Murdered ...

Award-winning teenage filmmaker Jordan Coleman is readying a documentary about Trayvon Martin called “I Am Trayvon.” The film will take a look at the Martin saga through the eyes of young African-American men. Coleman, a freshman studying filmmaking at American ...
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High Note: Beyoncé’s Documentary Beats Decade Record For HBO

Critics may have had big issues with Beyoncé’s HBO documentary and the reviews were not good, but it did not stop fans from tuning in. The superstar’s “Beyoncé: Life Is But A Dream” hit a high note for HBO, being ...