- Banished: How Whites Drove Blacks Out of Town in America
Director: Marco Williams
Running Time: 86 min.
From 1864 well into the 1920’s, in dozens of towns and counties, white Americans drove out entire African American communities. Many of these towns remain all … read more»
Director: Omelga Mthiyane Riaan Hendricks, Marianne Gysae and Riaan Hendricks
Country: South Africa
Running Time: 24 min.
Language: English, Xhosa, and Oromo
After the violent xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the community of Masiphumelele publicly apologized to nearby … read more»
- Battle for the Hearts and Minds
Director: Shani Peters
Running Time: 10 min.
Battle for the Hearts and Minds depicts a battle of words between historical black legends W.E.B. DuBois and Marcus Garvey. Relating elements of their documented 1920s era … read more»
- Battle Of The Sacred Tree
Director: Wanjiru Kinyanjui
Country: Kenya and Germany
Running Time: 80 min.
Language: English and Kikuyu
Traditional African beliefs come into conflict with missionary zeal in a Kikuyu village. There, life revolves around a sacred tree that exerts a … read more»
- Between the Cup and the Election / Entre la Coupe et l’Election
Director: Monique Mbeka Phoba and Guy Kabeya Muya
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Benin, and Belgium
Running Time: 56 min.
Language: Lingala and French
As the next World Cup approaches in South Africa, two young Congolese … read more»
- Beyond Beats and Rhymes
Director: Byron Hurt
Running Time: 57 min.
Beyond Beats and Rhymes examines representations of gender roles in hip-hop and rap music through revealing interviews with rappers including Mos Def, Fat Joe, Chuck D, Jadakiss, … read more»
- Beyond the Steps – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Director: Phil Bertelsen
Running Time: 87 min.
This film follows Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater during a pivotal time in its history as the company ventures abroad while establishing new roots home in … read more»
- Birds of Darkness / Toyour El-Zalam
Director: Sherif Arafa
Running Time: 110 min.
Subjugated attorney, Fathi Nofal Imam is a clever, straightforward man who loves alcohol and fallen women. He defends Samira, a woman charged with prostitution against prosecutor Ali, … read more»