Spotlights

The Man in 3B

Description

Daryl Graham (Lamman Rucker) has just moved into a Jamaica, Queens, apartment building and his neighbors, both male and female alike, can't stop talking about him. From his extreme attractiveness to his undeniable swag, Daryl is the man every woman wants and every man wants to be. Everything seems to be going well, until someone is murdered, and everyone becomes a prime suspect.


Cast & Crew

Director: Trey Haley

Cast:
Lamman Rucker
Christian Keyes
Brely Evans
DB Woodside
Nafessa Williams
Robert Richard

Kellita Smith
Bill Dee Williams
Anthony Montgomery
James Black
Jackee Harry
Marla Gibbs
& Olivia Longott


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Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives

Description

Stretch and Bobbito explores the social impact of what the Source Magazine voted “The Best Hip Hop Radio Show Of All-Time.” The film is a story of quirky friends who became unlikely legends by engaging their listeners and breaking the biggest rap artists ever.


Cast & Crew

Director: Bobbito Garcia

Cast:
Nas
Biggie Smalls
Big L
Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter
Eminem
Big Pun
Fat Joe
Wu-Tang
Busta Rhymes

The Roots
Rosie Perez
Q Tip
Common
O.C.
DJ Premier
DJ Clark Kent
Bobbito Garcia
Stretch Armstrong and Lord Sear


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Shame

Description

It's Detroit 1968, and an up-and-coming soul singer Lionel Jacobs (Tyrese Gibson) is working the nightclub scene, trying to climb to the top of the charts. He is married to his background singer Bobbi Ann (Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson) and wants to do right by her and their children. But his struggle with drugs and alcohol test the strength of his fidelity and their relationship.


Cast & Crew

Director: Paul Hunter

Cast:
Tyrese Gibson
Jennifer Hudson


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3 1/2 Bullets, Ten Minutes

Description

3½ MINUTES, TEN BULLETS dissects the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis by Michael Dunn in Jacksonville, Florida on Black Friday, 2012. The film examines the aftermath of this systemic tragedy, the contradictions within the American criminal justice system - particularly the implications of the "Stand Your Ground" self-defense law, and the racial prejudices that ensued. With intimate access, the film follows the trial of Dunn and its deep impact on Jordan's family and friends.

Cast & Crew

Director: Marc Silver

Cast:
Ron Davis
Lucy McBath


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