Tuesday, June 25, 2019

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...

Support The Film Oya: Rise Of The Orisha

The crowd-funding campaign for Oya: Rise of the Orisha is currently underway! Written and directed by award-winning filmmaker Nosa Igbinedion, Oya: Rise of the...

5 Ways To Make The Oscars Better

Without question, the highlight of Sunday night's Academy Awards show was cute little 9-year old Quvenzhané Wallis flexing her muscles. Shirley Bassey (who sang...

Head Games: Will Brain Injury Change Sports?

How many hits to your head does it take to cause serious brain damage? If you knew, would it change anything? These are questions explored...

Top Film Headlines From 2012

The year 2012 brought an eclectic mix of films from both the independent and mainstream worlds. Here are Filmclique's top headlines from 2012: *...

Is Hollywood Strung On Guns?

The year was 1983. Director Brian De Palma, writer Oliver Stone, and actor Al Pacino, better known to some as Tony Montana, would make...

Reaching New ‘Heights’ in Nollywood

Desmond Elliot and other Nollywood directors aspire to "grow beyond the walls of Nigeria." They aim to showcase to the world films that...

Movies To Watch: Fall/Winter 2012

Beasts of the Southern Wild Now Playing Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community, six-year-old Hushpuppy...

The Future Of Sci-Fi – As Space Ambitions Shrink In Scale

*** A BBC Review ***Films suggest that our future is full of fantastically large spacecraft in galaxies far, far away. But the reality is...

Village Square Live’s Nollywood And Black Hollywood

Village Square Live hope to bridge the gap between the motherland, Africa, and her descendants in the Diaspora. Their approach is open minded and...