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Check out a clip from ‘A Ballerina’s Tale,’ the 2015 documentary about history-making ballerina Misty Copeland, which will air on PBS’ Independent Lens on Monday, February 8th.
Acclaimed new documentary ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’ will make its television debut on PBS’ Independent Lens on February 16, 2016.
Ahead of its PBS premiere, ‘ALTHEA,’ the story of tennis champion Althea Gibson (1927-2003), will screen at the Schomburg Center on August 25.
‘Tango Negro,’ a film that highlights the contributions of varied African cultures in the creation of the dance popularly known as the tango, is in limited theaters in Chicago and New York City through August 20, 2015.
In solidarity with recently slain Mexican photojournalist Rubén Espinosa, PBS has made ‘Reportero,’ a documentary on the dangers faced by journalists covering narcotics traffickers and corrupt politicians, available globally for streaming through October 2, 2015.
MTV’s new documentary, ‘White People,’ will take an uncomfortable look at what it means to be white as well as what whiteness means to others.
‘Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers And The Emergence Of A People,’ a documentary exploring how Afro-American communities have used the camera as a tool for social change, will screen tonight, July 8, at the 2015 Newark Black Film Festival.
Stanley Nelson‘s acclaimed new documentary, ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,’ is scheduled to open at New York City’s Film Forum on September 2.
‘Mala Mala,’ a critically-acclaimed documentary on trans people in Puerto Rico, makes its theatrical debut at New York City’s IFC Center.
Marc Silver‘s Sundance-winning documentary, ‘3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets,’ chronicling the story of Jordan Davis, has begun its New York City theatrical run.
‘Kumu Hina,’ a documentary exploring how Native Hawai’ian culture embraces those who embody both the male and female spirit, is now available on DVD and VOD (iTunes and Vimeo).
Support post-production for ‘FREE CeCe!,’ a documentary from executive producer Laverne Cox that explores CeCe McDonald’s incarceration and life as an advocate and prison abolitionist.
A+E Networks has acquired the exclusive TV rights to ‘Idris Elba: Mandela, My Dad & Me,’ a one-hour documentary following Golden Globe winning actor Idris Elba on a journey of self-discovery after starring in ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.’
‘Cobain: Montage of Heck,’ a documentary on late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, is set for DVD/Blu-Ray release on November 6, 2015 in North America.
MTV’s ‘Rebel Music: Native America’ features four indigenous musicians and activists — Frank Waln, Inez Jasper, Nataanii Means (son of activist Russell Means) and Mike “Witko” Cliff — using art to save their communities.
‘Kumu Hina,’ a documentary exploring how Native Hawai’ian culture embraces those who embody both the male and female spirit, will premiere on PBS Independent Lens on Monday, May 4.
In May, Netflix will add Jimi Hendrix biopic ‘All Is by My Side,’ Anita Hill documentary ‘Anita,’ Oscar Grant film ‘Fruitvale Station,’ and French coming-of-age drama ‘Girlhood.’
Los Angeles’ infamous serial killer Lonnie Franklin, Jr. is at the center of Nick Broomfield‘s latest documentary, ‘Tales of the Grim Sleeper,’ now available on HBO.
‘The Hip-Hop Fellow’ (2014), a documentary on Grammy Award winning hip-hop producer 9th Wonder and his journey as a fellow in Harvard University’s Hip Hop Archive, is available now for streaming and digital download.