ABFF ’12 | The Last Fall

25 06 2012

The American Black Film Festival concluded this weekend but the party is just beginning for director Matthew Cherry. Not only did is film, The Last Fall , take home The Grand Jury Award for Best Screenplay it was also picked up for distribution by the Bob Johnson-owned Image Entertainment. Read the rest of this entry »


Reel Shorts | American Violet

17 04 2009


A young Texas woman unjust treatment at the hands of a racist District Attorney creates a firestorm that changed her life as well as the laws in her community in the thought-provoking drama, “American Violet.” Anchored by a powerful lead performance from rising newcomer, Nicole Beharie, she elevates the material from “movie of the week” to one of the most important stories of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

Conversation with . . . Nicole Beharie

16 04 2009


Based on a true story, “American Violet” tells the courageous story of a young woman wrongfully accused and jailed who must fight for her freedom. Kam Williams sat down with this exciting new discovery and star of the fiery story, Nicole Beharie. Read the rest of this entry »

Trailer Park | American Violet

25 03 2009

One of the most powerful movies that I have seen in awhile examines our judicial system in explicit detail in the upcoming film, “American Violet.” Read the rest of this entry »