Get to know one of Philly’s Hottest New Soul Singers in this up-close-and-personal short documentary. Official Selection Dever Pan African Film Festival. Visit www.ladyalma.com to purchase her music and get tour info. A REELBLACK EXCLUSIVE
A taste of the feature length documentary of Philadelphia Rap Pioneer M.C. Breeze (aka Joey B. Ellis). Featuring appearances by Schooly D, ?uestlove and DJ Jazzy Jeff, this award winning film is available exclusively through www.reelblack.com and www.mcbreeze.com.
An ultra rare clip of Jazzyfatnastees performing “Show Your Face” at the weekly Black Lily Women In Music Series in October of 2001. The Black Lily was the training ground for a number of Philly artits including Kindred The Family Soul, Floetry, Jazmine Sullivan and Lady Alma. “Show Your Face” is available on their second […]
A brief interview with Mercedes Martinez and Maori Holmes of the 1st Annual Black Lily Film and Music Festival. The fest will take place May 4-6, 2007 in Philadelphia and showcase cutting edge work by women filmmakers of all races. Two concerts featurig The Roots, Jill Scott, Jazzyfatnastees Toshi Reagon, and others is also planned.
Reelblack TV’s Chivonnie spends time with independent filmmaker Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi. His feature film INVENTOS: HIP-HOP CUBANO is available throuh Netflix and at his website www.clenchedfistproductions.com. A REELBLACK EXCLUSIVE.
FinalCall.com Video – During an interview on Al Jazeera TV, Minister Farrakhan called for the impeachment of the entire Bush Administration for ‘high crimes”. For the complete video, go: http://www.finalcall.com/ For the article on Al Jazeera interview, go: http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/article_3385.shtml
R&B Crooner Avant speaks with Monica Peters of Reelblack TV about his stage acting debut. In David E. Talbert’s LOVE IN THE NICK OF TYME, which also stars Morris Chestnut and features new songs by Philly’s own Vivian Greene. Available on DVD beginning September 2010 from www.image-entertainment.com
Chivonnie of Reelblack TV speaks with award-winning filmmaker donnie l. betts about his latest documentary, “Music Is My Life, Politics My Mistress: The Story Of Oscar Brown, Jr” in this exclusive interview. Visit www.musicismylife.info to order the director’s cut DVD.
Award winning filmmaker Mira Nair discusses her latest film, THE NAMESAKE starring Kal Penn. Her mantra is “if we don’t tell our stories, no one else will” and has started a fim school in Uganda to serve this goal. Visit maishafilmlab.com to make a donation. A Reelblack Exclusive.