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    Film & TV

    John Ridley’s racially charged contribution to Thursday night television, American Crime, isn’t built on a new premise.

    Wednesday's two-hour season finale of Empire was watched by everyone who has cable, and the rest are hunting the Internet and breaking all kinds of laws to catch up.

    Christene A. Browne is the director of Another Planet, the first dramatic feature film to be directed by a Black woman in Canada. 

    For Canadian author Lawrence Hill, the journey from page to screen was an emotional rollercoaster ride beginning with the very title, The Book of Negroes. 

    Acting came in a rather unusual way for Jamaican-Canadian actor Lyriq Bent. It wasn’t a matter of following his dreams but of dreams following him.

    Selwyn Jacob's teachable spirit is the driving force behind his films. Growing up in Trinidad & Tobago and then moving to Alberta in 1968, he always loved watching movies, documentaries and television shows.

    Many remember Andrea Lewis as Hazel from the famous Canadian show ‘Degrassi’ and others fell in love with her as Hillary Duff’s best friend in the movie ‘Cadet Kelly’.

    Trayvon Martin, Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice: the names of four Black males that are now the faces of a cry for change.

    Film Title: Black Men Loving | Filmmaker:Ella Cooper | Length: 29 mins 

    Featured Subject: Contractor Nick Jardine, On-camera Expert 

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