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Beyonce, ‘Birth of a Nation’ Leads 2017 NAACP Image Awards Nominations


The nominees for the 2017 NAACP Image Awards was announced earlier this week and Beyonce, with seven nominations and Birth of a Nation and Nate Parker, leads the pack with six nods. Visit for more information The awards show, which will air live on February 11 from Pasadena, California on TV One, celebrates the best […]

Nate Parker Births a Fellowship for Young Filmmakers

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To make one of the most anticipated films of this year, Nate Parker received financial and and industry support from the Sundance institute. With his work now finished, the multitalented man behind Birth of a Nation will pass the torch to one lucky filmmaker of color, reports the Hollywood Reporter. Visit for more information Before […]

Watch the Breathtaking First Trailer For Nate Parker’s ‘Birth of a Nation’

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Visit for more information Earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival, the biggest splash came from Nate Parker‘s self-written, directed and produced–oh, and he also stars in it–Birth of a Nation movie, the slave rebellion film that broke the record for the one-time sale of a feature film, netting $17.5 million in a […]

Salute To Nate Parker Tackling #HollywoodSoWhite With Launch Of New Film School


Filmmaker Nate Parker has teamed up with East Texas’ HBCU Wiley College to launch the ‘Nate Parker School of Film and Drama,’ which officially opens for classes this fall. Visit for more information The Beyond The Lights actor tweeted the exciting news last Sunday [March 20] with his aim to “cultivate new voices” in […]

Nat Turner Film Set For October Release By Fox Searchlight Films


Birth Of A Nation, the film that stars and is directed by actor Nate Parker about  Nat Turner, a Virginia slave who led a slave rebellion in 1831, is slated for an October release by Fox Searchlight Films.  The film, which also stars  Gabrielle Union and Aja Naomi King, premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film […]

Celebrating Black History: A Conversation With Nate Parker At #PAFF

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From February 4-15 Rave Cinema 15 at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza in the Crenshaw area of Los Angeles hosts the 24th Pan African Film Festival. #PAFF (as it’s been abbreviated) is one of the few festivals on an international scale celebrate African-American art. Filmmakers, directors, writers, actors, and producers of African descent from across the […]