All posts tagged "Malcolm X"
Spike Lee to Hold Special Malcolm X Screening at Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film FestivalFebruary 26, 2020
(Update: Nevermind. The Red Sea Film Festival has been delayed by fears of the coronavirus. Below...
Keep on Keepin’ On: Mario Van Peebles on How His Father Brought Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song to LifeMay 10, 2018
A trailblazer in radical 1970s cinema, Melvin van Peebles’ home-grown experimental milestone gained a new audience...
Reels On Wheels: Watch How Spike Lee’s Dolly Shots Glide Characters Through Their Frenzied Environments (Video)March 20, 2017
The dolly shot: It’s an eye-popping technique. The characters it frames seem to float through the...
Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2017: Maltin Modern Master Denzel Washington Reflects on His CareerFebruary 7, 2017
Few names inspire as much respect as Denzel Washington’s. Audiences know him from, well, countless stellar...
Penetrating Images: I Am Not Your Negro Remixes James Baldwin with America’s Tradition of On-Screen RacismJanuary 30, 2017
When Raoul Peck was eight, his family fled Haiti for the Congo to escape the tyranny...