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Suicide Prevention

How Do We Move Beyond the “Strong Black Woman” Trope for Suicide in Film?

CW: suicide/domestic violence in film [National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255; The Trevor Project: 1-888-628-9454; Suicide…

Tribeca Talks

Tribeca Talks @ Home: Race and The Industry featuring Stefon Bristol, Raquel Cepeda, and More

 Tribeca’s engaging new series launched this summer in response to recent conversations regarding the Black Lives Matter movement.…

Concrete Cowboy

Toronto Film Festival Offers Free Screening of ‘Concrete Cowboy’ to 500 Frontline Workers

In a press release distributed below from TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) they have officially…

Black Mental Health

Introducing Black Therapy Central: Find Your Mental Health Tribe

Few people know that August is Black Mental Health Awareness month, and with so much…

Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Reynolds Hires Filmmakers of Color with The Group Effort Initiative

Ryan Reynolds announces The Group Effort Initiative, which will choose 10-20 BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and…

Collective Culture

Collective Culture’s Cinema Invites You to an Online Event Featuring BIPOC Creatives

Beginning July 21st, Collective Culture — an organization that celebrates the voices of BIPOC creatives…

Clemency

Chinonye Chukwu’s ‘Clemency’ Starring Alfre Woodard Available for Free

Beginning today through Friday, July 31st, NEON has made the critically acclaimed film Clemency available…

Kendrick Sampson

Kendrick Sampson Wants Hollywood to Prove Black Lives Matter

Kendrick Sampson, BLD PWR founder, and actor, released a firm letter to Hollywood, specifically the…

Pharrell Juneteenth

Pharrell Supports Making Juneteenth a Holiday

Today artist and songwriter Pharrell Williams supported Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, at a press conference…

Black Lives Matter

Companies You Did Not Know Support Black Lives Matter

Since the murder of George Floyd by officer Derek Chauvin, the streets have been filled…