Must-See ‘BlaxploItalian’ (Documentary on Black Actors in Italian Cinema) Screens in NYC & LA Throughout February

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“BlaxploItalian,” the documentary exploring director Fred Kudjo Kuwornu’s quest to uncover Black film images in his native Italy, leading him to discover a century-long heritage of Black actors, native and foreign, in Italian cinema, will have a special screening in… Continue Reading

Trailer: ‘BlaxploItalian’ (Documentary on History of Blacks in Italian Cinema)


Shadow and Act has been reporting on the documentary “BlaxploItalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema” and its director Fred ‘Kudjo’ Kuwornu, for some time now. Kuwornu and others have begun a movement toward demanding diversity on film in Italy,… Continue Reading