Black Filmmakers

Maria P Williams

‘Flames of Wrath’ and the Pioneering African-American Women of Silent Cinema


Maria P. Williams was one of the first African-American women to make movies, and her life is as fascinating as the one known film she made.

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A Color Theory Reading of Julie Dash’s ‘Daughters of the Dust’


“In this quiet place, folks kneel down and catch a glimpse of the eternal.”

Inspirational Black Stories

12 Films With Inspirational Black Stories


Film critic Robert Daniels curates a list of films that involve inspirational and triumphant Black stories.

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All the Movies Made Available to Watch Free in Support of Black Lives Matter


More than 25 movies from the 1920s through the 2020s have been made available to watch at no cost to you.