Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The Problem With Comparing Slavery And The Holocaust

This is an alarming quote from an article by James Kirchick, of The Daily Beast, writing about three men who had been found guilty...

Vanessa Williams Tells All In New Book ‘You Have No Idea’

Vanessa Williams - the multi-talented singer, actress, beauty queen - previously starred in movies such as Eraser (1996), Soul Food (1997), and Johnson Family...

Race, Class Tensions on ‘Survivor One World’

It's not the first time that the subject of race has emerged as a heated topic of debate on the CBS hit reality show...

If Only He Ruled The World For Long

Imagine yourself as a regular white commentator on Fox news, MSNBC, or the New York Times — maybe a paid pundit, maybe a supposed...

America’s Forgotten Black Cowboys Of The Old West

Quentin Tarantino's Oscar-winning Western, Django Unchained, is one of relatively few Hollywood films depicting a black cowboy. In reality there were many, some of...

Misery Loves Company – Enjoying A Bad Movie

On 11 July, social networks lit up in perfect synchronicity at precisely 21:00 New York time, when US cable TV channel Syfy began broadcasting...

Oscar Voters Biased Towards End Of Year Films

As the 87th Academy Awards ceremony approaches, bringing with it both celebrations for nominations granted and contempt for achievements overlooked, the debate over which...

White America, Not Black America, Needs Taking Personal Responsibility

In a recent article by N. D. B. Connolly, an assistant professor of history at Johns Hopkins University, diffusing the myth long carried in...

R.I.P. Whitney Houston

Filmclique is sad to hear that Whitney Houston passed away today at the young age of 48. We take this time to express our...

Spelman Students Showcase Documentary Films Honor African American Women

Spelman College film students will tackle hot-button issues from the perspectives of women of color at the 8th Annual Digital Moving Image Salon Student...