NATE PARKER ON SLAVERY TOURISM
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NATE PARKER ON SLAVERY TOURISM

Nate Parker talks to Theresa O’Leary about filming “The Birth of a Nation” in Savannah, Georgia and the new popularity of people visiting historic locations connected to slavery. Cast: Nate Parker, Gabrielle Union and Aja Naomi-King Directed by Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Junior, Aja Naomi King, Gabrielle Union, Roger Guenveur Smith, Dwight Henry,…

AJA NAOMI KING IS THE HEART AND SOUL OF "THE BIRTH OF A NATION"
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AJA NAOMI KING IS THE HEART AND SOUL OF "THE BIRTH OF A NATION"

The “How to Get Away with Murder” star delivers a fearless performance in Nat Parker’s “The Birth of a Nation” now available on all home entertainment platforms. King passionately talked with Cinema Buzz’s Shawn Edwards about the overblown sentiment that there have recently been too many movies made about slavery.  

#OSCARSSOWHITE MAY BE TAKING A VACATION THIS YEAR
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#OSCARSSOWHITE MAY BE TAKING A VACATION THIS YEAR

The African American Film Critics Association (full disclosure I co-founded the organization) proclaimed that 2016 was the best year ever for black film. That bold statement will be validated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the organization that hands out the Oscars. When they announce their nominees on January 24th no less…