FILM & TV
Not too many of us can add both filmmaker and marine cadet to our resume. Unless you’re Thyrone Tommy, of course. 

Lead Actress From Diary Of A Badman: "I Was Tired Of Working A Dead End Job"

Wednesday, 24 August 2016 17:25 Written by Administrator
CaribbeanTales International Film Festival opens this year with a hard hitting film out of the U.S. called Diary of a Bad Man.

Black Films At The Toronto Jewish Film Festival

Saturday, 09 April 2016 15:24 Written by Camille Dundas
The line up for the 24th Toronto Jewish Film Festival has just been announced, and there are some Black films worth checking out. The festival runs May 5th to 15th. 

New Web Series Tackles Gun Violence, Infertility, Abuse and Healing

Monday, 21 March 2016 12:54 Written by Camille Dundas
I'm Still Standing is a new documentary series on YouTube that features some raw, emotional stories from women who have been able to move past traumatic experiences.

Spike Lee Says Chi-Raq Is Satire But Not A Joke

Thursday, 17 March 2016 20:05 Written by Teneile Warren
There is one thing that inevitably happens in the presence of our unofficial teachers, the ones we may never meet but who have shaped us in some way.

Hockey is our game: A review of Soul on Ice: Past, Present and Future

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 22:03 Written by Teneile Warren
Jaden: “Someone asked me once what it’s like to be a Black hockey player.” 

Ain’t We Lucky We Got ‘Em: the Original Good Times Cast Develops a Movie

Wednesday, 17 February 2016 09:27 Written by Nicole Franklin
“It’s a docu-dramedy comedy,” says Jimmie Walker when announcing the planned film reunion of the “Good Times” original cast.

PHOTOS: TBFF Tribute To Alfre Woodard

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 13:13 Written by Roy Virtue
The Toronto Black Film Festival paid special tribute to American actress Alfre Woodard on Saturday.

TBFF Opens With Powerful South African Film

Friday, 12 February 2016 13:30 Written by Roy Virtue
The Toronto Black Film Festival opened on Wednesday night at the Isabel Bader Theatre to a nearly sold out audience. 

When Black Mothers Don't Say I Love You

Thursday, 11 February 2016 13:59 Written by
Playwright, Producer Motivational Speaker and Entrepreneur Trey Anthony has added another title to her already accomplished resume.

Getting Bitten By Michael Xavier

Tuesday, 09 February 2016 18:03 Written by The Upper Ech
Michael Xavier hails from Ottawa, Ontario. Born in 1985, the middle child of five knew he wanted to be an actor.

Why A Black Film Festival is Necessary And The Films You Should Not Miss

Friday, 05 February 2016 12:35 Written by Administrator
The Toronto Black Film Festival is in its fourth year and founder Fabienne Colas promises it will be better than ever.

Best Halloween Costumes

Monday, 02 November 2015 20:36 Written by The Upper Ech
Hope you had a fun and safe Halloween if you participated.