The nominations for the 88th Academy Awards were announced! Not one Black actor were nominated. Is this an example of white supremacy in full effect or was there no performances deserving?
The constant threat of danger, the distressing impact of structural instability, and the shadows of punitive eyes watching with hopes of innocent mistakes leading to jail time; to the average person these predicaments may sound like terrifying elements of an impulsive environment. To Kimberley Motley, just consider it as a regular day and more so a distraction from her work. Meet Kimberley, a former beauty queen (Miss Wisconsin 2004) turned prominent and fearless international lawyer. Kimberley has spent the past decade working all over the world but she is primarily focused in Kabul, Afghanistan serving as an attorney to those who are caught in very complicated legal circumstances. Yes you read that correctly, an American woman, a Black & Asian American woman who does not practice Islam working in the Afghan legal system as a litigator and enforcer of justice.
NEW YORK CITY) – October 27, 2015 – Last Monday, CINEMATIQ Magazine attended the long awaited theatrical release of JASON AND SHIRLEY at the Museum for Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City to a packed house! Rajendra Roy, The Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film at MoMa introduced director Stephen Winter to the stage to say a few words before the screening. Preceding the film was an intimate discussion with Stephen Winter moderated by Rajendra Roy. Waters and Schulman joined Winter on stage for the second half of the discussion where they discussed their joint collaborative experiences making the film.Today, Tuesday, October 27 (7 PM) is your last chance to see the film at MoMA. For ticket information, visit moma.org .
Tonight’s post-screening discussion is led by lead actor, Jack Waters.
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New York – (CINEMATIQmag.com) – October 22, 2015. CINEMATIQ Talk (web exclusive podcast) presented by CINEMATIQ Magazine returns with special guest, Stephen Winter to promote his latest film project, JASON AND SHIRLEY. JASON AND SHIRLEY is now playing a Museum for Modern Art (MoMA) until Oct 27, 2015.
New York – (CINEMATIQmag.com) – October 14, 2015. CINEMATIQ Talk (web exclusive) presented by CINEMATIQ Magazine returns with special guest, Nelson George to promote his latest film project, ‘A Ballerina’s Tale’.
The cast and the creator of the British, award winning web series, “Dear Jesus” are in Atlanta for the World Premiere of the hit show’s entire 4th season at the city’s longest running cinema; Plaza Theatre – 1049 Pounce De Leon Avenue, Northeast Georgia, 30306.
(Friday, June 5, 2015 – New York, NY) Last night, Open Road Films hosted a special New York City press screening of the film “DOPE” at the AMC Loews 19th St, East 6 – 890 Broadway. Actor and recording artist Mack Wilds, and television & radio personality Angela Yee hosted the screening. Notable attendees included executive producer Mona Scott-Young with her son…