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Film,Opinion

On Miami and the 'Moonlight' effect

With glowing reviews and healthy box office numbers from films like Get Out, Detroit, and Girls Trip, 2017 is looking to be a very promising year for black film — and we haven’t even gotten to the fall yet!  This is momentous as this year comes on the heels of 2016, which was undoubtedly an historic year for African-American cinema). The best film on my personal top-ten list of 2016 was...

Film

Cariwood: The Caribbean film industry

It is safe to say that Trinidad and Tobago is leading the charge for the development of a lucrative film industry in The Caribbean. We have seen island nations like The Bahamas, Jamaica, and Barbados thrive at creating international film festivals, and  the Dominican Republic is doing wonders locally in terms of box office numbers regarding content coming from its local filmmaking...