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    Watch: 'You Can Touch My Hair, A Short Film' - Glimpse Into Fascination w/ 'Black Hair'

    First, for some background on, and context for the project, here's a description from the team behind it - un'ruly, the self-described youthful, yet sophisticated lifestyle brand, housed at un-ruly.com, that's also a community resource focused on hair styles, care and products for black women.Whethe...

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    Watch Episode 1 Of Issa Rae-Produced Supernatural Web Series 'Anansi' Starring 'A' From ABG

    Here's something different from Issa Rae Productions…

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    Watch Engaging And Stylish Short Film About A Black British Barbershop 'Trim'

    So we've had Barbershop I and II, and there’s Spike Lee’s first feature film Joe’s Bed-Sty: We Cut Heads, and other films and TV programs about black barbershops. That is, black barbershops here in the U.S.

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    Solomon Northup Is Confronted By Mistress Epps In New Clip From '12 Years A Slave'

    Here's yet another clip from Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave, which opens in limited release this Friday, after a much-celebrated, albeit brief trip through the film festival circuit.In this new short clip, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup is confronted by Sarah Paulson's stone-cold Mistress Epp...

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    Watch Fish-Out-Of-Water Neo-Realism-Inspired Drama 'Philippe' (Short Shout!)

    Here’s your look at the very subtle short film, Philippe, about a young immigrant from Paris trying to adjust to his strange new world in New York.

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    Watch Sneak Peek Of New Jimi Hendrix Documentary 'Hear My Train A Comin'' (Coming In Nov.)

    Maybe just in time for the world premiere of Andre Benjamin's biopic All Is By My Side, at TIFF this month, a new two-hour documentary on the life of Jimi Hendrix, titled Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin, will be released directly to the home video market on November 5, courtesy of Sony's Legacy ...

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    Watch Whimsically Poignant Nigeria-Set 'Radio Amina' (Short Shout!)

    A Short Shout! today from director Orlando von Einsiedel, titled Radio Amina, which follows 12-year-old Amina Dibir, as she comments on the plight of women in Nigeria, as well as shares her dreams for herself, and for other girls, with "Radio Amina" referencing the platform from where she broadcast...

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    Ahead Of Online Premiere Of Ka'ramuu Kush's 'And Then...' Watch His Earlier Work

    Ahead of the online debut of writer/director/actor Ka'ramuu Kush's short film And Then... this Wednesday - winner of the 3rd Shadow And Act Black Filmmaker Screenwriting Challenge - I thought we'd showcase some of his early work over the next 2 days, starting with this one...

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    5 Netflix Streaming Titles You May Not Know Are Available & May Want To Check Out (9/6/13)

    Pickings are getting slimmer and slimmer every week folks, even as Netflix continuously rotates films in its streaming library. There just doesn't seem to be a lot to choose from - not as much as I'd like anyway.

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