African-American

Clockers

A “clocker” is a 24-hour drug dealer, and Strike is the hardest-working one on the stree...

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Crooklyn

Semi-autobiographical portrait of a school teacher, her stubborn jazz musician husband and their fiv...

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Finding Fela

Directed by Alex Gibney, this is the story of Fela Anikulapo Kuti's life, his music, his social and ...

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Ganja & Hess

Flirting with the conventions of blaxploitation and horror, Bill Gunn’s revolutionary independ...

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Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami

This electrifying journey through the public and private worlds of pop culture mega-icon Grace Jones...

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Jungle Fever

African American architect Flipper Purify begins an affair with his working-class Italian American s...

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Flex is Kings

Flex is Kings is a riveting and awe-inspiring look inside the world of Brooklyn street dancing known...

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Fela Kuti: "Music is the Weapon"

Shot in Lagos at the peak of his career in 1982, this documentary contains interviews with Fela deta...

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Liberty Kid

LIBERTY KID captures with compassion and street-smart humor the spirit and pain of America transform...

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Mo' Better Blues

A talented trumpeter has to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend and finds his world ...

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