HW Pick: Minority Independent Producers Summit

mipsmediaThe coming Minority Independent Producers Summit conference is a really important and strong program and support from entities like HBO, SAG-aftra, Black Public Media, and the National Black Programming Consortium. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Free Screening of The Tanning of America with RSVP!

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I know, I know it’s not a Harlem event, but we love The Tanning of America, a movie by media and hip hop guru Steve Stoute. Continue Reading →

‘Think Like A Man Too’ Opening Soon In A Theater Near You (video)

THINK-LIKE-MAN-TOOThe 2012 ensemble comedy Think Like a Man explored modern dating through Steve Harvey’s self-help relationship tenets, yet with the new sequel all the rules are thrown out for a wild and wacky time in Las Vegas. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Nothing But a Man,” A 50th Anniversary Celebration With Director Michael Roemer (video)

nothing but a manA true landmark of American cinema and African-American screen representation, Nothing But a Man portrays the poignant relationship between a preacher’s daughter (jazz singer Abbey Lincoln) and a railroad man and single dad (Ivan Dixon). Continue Reading →

OF NOTE Magazine And The City College of NY Invite You To GIRL RISING

1901858_10152076084923737_1687399551_nGirl Rising journeys around the globe to witness nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Continue Reading →

Today’s Black Literary World With Omar Tyree (Part 2)

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We continue with the three part interview with Omar Tyree that started in February during Black History month and now continues in March 2014. Continue Reading →

Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis And ‘Annie’ Cast Perform In The Streets Of Harlem (VIDEO)

We absolutely love this video that surfaced last week showing the cast of “Annie” performing “Tomorrow” on the streets of Harlem NY. Continue Reading →