Watch FYI’s New Documentary ‘Farming Detroit’ – Follows the City’s Urban Farming Revolution

Oakland Avenue Urban Farm founders Billy and Jerry Hebron Courtesy of Oakland Avenue Urban Farm

Over the weekend, FYI premiered its new documentary special “Farming Detroit,” which follows pioneer Detroiters who are spearheading the city’s urban farming revolution. While urban farming has been called “the new hip thing” everywhere from Brooklyn to Seattle, nowhere are… Continue Reading

Who Was the First African American Woman Director? (The Answer Isn’t as Obvious as You May Think)

Maria P. Wlllaims

I don’t have to tell you that black women directors have been a force in filmmaking for decades. The list of African-American directors is endless, and continues to grow practically every single day. But haven’t you ever wondered who the… Continue Reading