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    British Urban Film Festival Scores Major Coup, Securing UK Rights to Premiere Acclaimed Doc 'The Trials of Muhammad Ali'

    One of several showpiece premieres which will be screened in Central London from the 4th to the 7th of September, with the full line-up to be announced at the end of July.

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    "A Storm Approaches" in Poster for 'Oya: Rise of the Orishas' Premiering at Matatu Film Festival (Lineup)

    A welcomed project that digs into the pantheon of Orishas as inspiration for a superhero-style picture, here's a description of it.

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    Watch Blackstar Film Festival's Hat-Tip to Spike Lee's 'Do The Right Thing' in 2014 Trailer

    Refresh your memory of it all with the Philly-set Blackstar Film Festival trailer below, and as well as the original from the Brooklyn-set "Do The Right Thing."

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    35th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) to Feature a Feast of African Films

    This year’s opening night film on July 17 see the world premiere of "Hard To Get," the electrifying feature debut from South African filmmaker Zee Ntuli, who has already received critical acclaim for his short films.

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    HRW Film Fest Review: 'The Homestretch' is a Penetrating Portrait of 3 Homeless Teens at Crossroads

    The devastation of watching these kids is realizing how much they have to give.

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    Human Rights Watch Film Fest Review: 'Out In the Night' Left Me Feeling Grateful for Those Who Fight for Their Own Justice, No Matter The Cost

    This film is necessary---it adds to a larger dialogue to the injustices of black men and women around the world, where retribution seems miles away; or designed for others who are seen as more deserving in the eyes of the law.

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    2014 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Kicks Off Tomorrow 6/19-22, w/ 12 World Premieres

    The 18th edition of the festival will open with "Think Like A Man Too," the sequel to 2012's box office smash, "Think Like A Man," directed by Tim Story, and produced by ABFF alum, Will Packer; and will close, on June 22, with Spike Lee's mysterious Kickstarter-funded project, "Da Sweet Blood Of Jes...

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    Lineup of More Than 30 Films Set for 3rd Annual Dominican Film Festival in New York (June 18-22)

    2014 festival lineup will feature more than 30 films from the Dominican Republic, as DFFNY continues to grow, and offer a platform for even more Dominican filmmakers.

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    Interview: Director Darius Clark Monroe Talks the 7 Years He Spent on 'Evolution of a Criminal' (At LAFF Today)

    It screens at the Los Angeles Film Festival today, June 16, at 2pm. See it!

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    12th Chicago African Diaspora International Film Festival Returns June 13-19 w/ a Strong Lineup of Films From Over a Dozen Countries

    This year's lineup includes a diverse group of diaspora films, as usual, including 14 works of both fiction and non-fiction, representing over a dozen countries around the world.

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