Ava DuVernay On Jaden Michael Portraying Colin Kaepernick: ‘Right Side Of History’

“Let the trolls troll,” the filmmaker tweeted in support of the teen actor after she saw Twitter users criticizing the new Netflix series about the activist. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

Ava DuVernay, Jane Tranter, Ted Hope Join LFF; ‘The Gypsy Bride’ Director; Fudge Park/BBC Studios Deal; Topic Acquires Cineflix Series — Global Briefs

Lonon Film Festival Lineup Revealed The LFF has revealed its industry program, with speakers including Ava DuVernay, Jane Tranter, Ted Hope and Sundance director Tabitha Jackson. James Schamus will be take part in a panel discussion as part of the … Read more…

Ava DuVernay Calls Out Mainstream Media for ‘Conflating’ Protestors and Looters in Oprah Winfrey Town Hall

Ava DuVernay has called out the mainstream media for “conflating” protestors and looters in covering the mass protests in response to the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minnesota police. Speaking during the first part of Oprah Winfrey’s … Read more…