August 31, 2020

Ice Cube Collaborates With Iconic Artist And Activist, Shepard Fairey, To Create Logo For ‘A Contract with Black America’

August 31, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | As the Founder of OBEY clothing and illustrator behind President Obama’s famous ‘Hope’ portrait, Shepard Fairey and Ice Cube […]
August 31, 2020

Spike Lee Commemorates Michael Jackson’s Birthday With ‘They Don’t Care About Us (2020)” Short Film Using Footage From Global Protests Over Racial Inequality

August 31, 2020 | Vision Newspaper | “Great protest songs can’t get old, stale or non-relevant because the struggle still continues,” says Lee. NEW YORK, Aug. 30, […]
December 12, 2019

rue21 and Spike Lee’s Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks & Defend Brooklyn Partner to Offer A Limited Edition 30th Anniversary Do the Right Thing Collection

WARRENDALE, Pa. and BROOKLYN, N.Y., Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — rue21, a leading fashion retailer, along with Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee’s production company, and Defend Brooklyn, have collaborated […]
December 12, 2019

Lindsay Guion’s Short Film “Therapy” Recognized as Best Romance Film

Therapy won the award for Best Romance Film from the 2019 Top Shorts Film Festival NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — GUION PARTNERS is happy to announce that […]
October 25, 2019

UMC (Urban Movie Channel) Greenlights Second Season of ‘A House Divided’ Family Saga Series from Daytime Emmy Nominated Producer, Dan Garcia

LisaRaye McCoy and Parker McKenna Posey Join New Season in Recurring Roles SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Following the announcement of its new docuseries “Behind […]
September 17, 2019

Harriet Tubman’s biopic, Harriet, opens the 15th Montreal Intl Black Film Festival + 90 films from 25 countries

MIBFF celebrates a milestone year welcoming and paying tribute to:Euzhan Palcy, Isaach De Bankolé, Jimmy Jean-Louis,The Central Park Five’s Yusef Salaam & Kevin Richardson and Jean-Claude Lord Canada’s biggest black film festival returns […]
August 22, 2019

Hit movie HERO announces UK nation-wide screening dates

Screenings planned in cinemas across the UK. The hit movie HERO, inspired by the extraordinary life and times of Trinidadian war hero, Ulric Cross, will arrive in cinemas […]
August 21, 2019

Local Studio Lands Deal with Sesame Workshop via KingstOOn Animation Festival

Local studio, Listen Mi Caribbean, recently landed a deal with Sesame Workshop (best known for Sesame Street) to produce a live action short film to be […]
July 23, 2019

Strong Performance by Local Film Industry in 2018/19

Film Commissioner, Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), Renée Robinson, is reporting “exceptional” performance by the local film industry for the 2018/19 financial year, with a record $2.3 […]
July 22, 2019

“Stuck With You:” Tammy Townsend and Timon Kyle Durrett to Star in New UMC Original Series from Patricia Cuffie-Jones

SILVER SPRING, Md., July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Following the announcement of its original series, “A House Divided,” UMC (www.UMC.tv) – the first and leading streaming service for Black […]
July 19, 2019

Ulric Cross, a Pan-African hero you should know

He is known as  possibly the most decorated West Indian of World War II, but Trinidadian jurist and diplomat Ulric Cross was also a profound figure […]
July 11, 2019

Saints & Sinners Season Four Premiere Finishes #1 on Television Ahead of ABC, CBS, FOX, HBO, All Cable Networks Sunday Night 9:00-10:00 p.m. (ET) Among African Americans 18-49 & 25-54

Episode Reaches 1.3 Million Viewers Sunday Night, Becomes Most-Watched Program in Bounce History ATLANTA, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The much-anticipated fourth season premiere of the hit Bounce original […]
//]]>