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The Waiting Room [Trailer]

The Academy Effect: Does Winning Help Black Actors?

Originally published on Shadow & Act.  Now that Oscar season is upon us, a deluge of commentary is sure to crop up on the Web about the various disappointments: the black actors who weren’t nominated, those who were nominated but weren’t deserving, and the default (legitimate) argument that there just aren’t enough quality roles for black actors. We … Continue reading


Best Film of 2012

“Middle of Nowhere” directed by Ava Duvernay

I don’t do New …

I don’t do New Year’s Resolutions anymore.