The 14th biennial Rock.Paper.Sistahz Festival opens today at Artscape Wychwood Barns. Trinidadian-Canadian writer and performer Fiona Clarke is the playwright behind Broken Windows, inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement and the shooting in the U.S. of a Muslim family over a parking ticket.
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.
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.
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.
Monday, 07 March 2016 12:36 Written by Jermaine L. Murray
As a Black man, I find that the older I get the more of a disconnect I feel between who I am and where I am from.
Saturday, 05 March 2016 11:48 Written by Roger Dundas
ByBlacks Rating: BBBB
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.”
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.
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.
Saturday, 13 February 2016 23:43 Written by Roy Virtue
Canadian comedians Jay Martin, Jean Paul, Trixx and friends put on two amazing comedy shows last night in Toronto followed by an after party hosted by former NBA player Shaquille O'Neal.