racism

‘Lovers Rock’ Is a Party You’ll Never Want to End

The latest film in Steve McQueen’s ‘Small Axe’ series chronicles one amazing night that hits harder in our cooped-up quarantine reality

In ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,’ Chadwick Boseman Says Goodbye Beautifully

This Netflix adaptation of the acclaimed August Wilson play features a dynamite cast, including Viola Davis. But you’ll be drawn to the late ‘Black Panther’ star, whose final role might be his best.

Before Black Lives Matter, There Was ‘Mangrove’

In the first installment of his ambitious ‘Small Axe’ anthology, Oscar-winner Steve McQueen takes us to London in the 1970s, where a Black community’s battles with a racist police force couldn’t be timelier

Seven Years Later, ‘Fruitvale Station’ Hits Harder Than Ever

Now streaming on Netflix as Oscar Grant III’s case reopens, Ryan Coogler’s award-winning 2013 drama feels just as raw today