documentary

This Sunday, September 27, 2020, at 9 PM CNN will air John Lewis: Good Trouble.  This CNN Films’ documentary chronicles the late Congressman’s 60-plus years of social activism and legislative action on civil rights, voting rights, gun control, health-care reform and immigration.  Click here for more info. 

If you haven’t watched Michelle Obama’s Netflix documentary, you are missing one of the most uplifting stories for African American women.  Michelle takes you behind the scenes of her tour for the release of her new book, Becoming.  It’s an intimate look into the life of Michelle Obama after leaving the White House.  She is […]

HBO is gifting the masses with a look inside the life of the world’s top athlete, Serena Williams. The last year has been pretty eventful for Serena. She became a mom back in September. Then in November, she and Alexis Ohanian got married. All of this after winning the Australian Open while she was pregnant. […]

The man who was acquitted for killing the unarmed teen continues to prove why he is not only dangerous, but is also utter trash.

The intricate layers of the juvenile courts system have failed yet another Black woman. Cyntoia Brown was tried as an adult and sentenced to 51 years in prison for the murder of a 43-year-old man who purchased her for sex. Now at age 28, a recent documentary about her case is steadily gaining traction, forcing […]

Beyonce is releasing a new documentary chronicling the last 2 years of her life.  According to Vibe, the documentary will include footage from the Formation Tour, her pregnancy, and the making of the #Lemonade album.  It will also feature Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar and Serena Williams.  This is big news for the Beyhive!! It’s so […]

Mary J. Blige has released the trailer for the VH-1 documentary “Strength of a Woman”. It goes behind the scenes and details her journey on the upcoming release of her new album (April 28), and the impending divorce from her soon to be ex Kendu Isaacs. The Making Of: Strength of a Woman premieres May […]

National Geographic Documentary Films presents “LA92”, a documentary movie about the Los Angeles Riots that happen 25 years ago.  The riots were ignited by the verdict in the Rodney King trial.  The documentary is produced by two-time Oscar winners Simon Chinn and Johnathan Chinn and directed by Oscar winners Don Lindsay and T.J. Martin.  Using […]

A billboard in Atlanta is causing some heads to turns on a morning commute to work. A number of signs down I-285, including one off of Redwine Road and another near Conley Road, display big white words reading “BLACK PEOPLE ARE BEING PUSHED OUT OF ATLANTA”. The signs are linked to a documentary called Gentrified produced by […]

According to Rolling Stone, an authorized documentary about the Notorious B.I.G. is underway!  Everyone is on board and cooperating, including Biggie’s estate. The movie, “Notorious B.I.G: One More Chance,” is being produced by Submarine and Brainstorm films with the help of Biggie’s mom, Voletta Wallance, serving as a producer.  I’ll keep you posted on the […]

The University of Phoenix and NewsOne release an education documentary. It explores innovative solutions to complex educational problems in the African American community.

Lebron James is definitely our golden boy!  Not only is he a great ball player, he is all about uplifting people.  Recently, he made a $2.5 million donation to support the Muhammad Ali exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of African History & Culture.  Lebron is also teaming up with Maverick Carter to produce a […]