Historical

Now on Hulu. Watch: A Love Story Between Two Slaves. ‘The Book of Negroes’
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Now on Hulu. Watch: A Love Story Between Two Slaves. ‘The Book of Negroes’

    “I wrote names in the book of negroes recording how people had got their freedom.” Based on the 2007 award-winning novel from Canadian writer Lawrence Hill, ‘The Book of Negroes‘ tells the dramatic story of Aminata Diallo,  a 19th century slave and the pain she endured as part of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade….

Watch: Cultural Dialogue Documentary ‘Bound: Africans vs African Americans’ [Trailer]
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Watch: Cultural Dialogue Documentary ‘Bound: Africans vs African Americans’ [Trailer]

    What does it mean to be African, to be African-American, to be human? The race vs. culture debate is framed around a group of Africans and African-Americans in ‘Bound: African versus African-Americans,’  a documentary that addresses the tension that exists between Africans and African-Americans. The film opens with a collage of personal testimonials…

Watch: Academy Award-Winner Cuba Gooding Jr. in Historical Period Faith-based Film ‘Freedom’ [Trailer]
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Watch: Academy Award-Winner Cuba Gooding Jr. in Historical Period Faith-based Film ‘Freedom’ [Trailer]

    “This story although set in the past is about the future where I know freedom is.”Two men separated by 100 years are united in their search for freedom. In ‘Freedom’ in 1856 a slave, Samuel Woodward (Cuba Gooding Jr.) and his family, escape from a plantation near Richmond Virginia, U.S.A. A secret network…

Watch: Chiwetel Ejiofor in ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ Nigerian Historical Drama – Behind the scenes Footage
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Watch: Chiwetel Ejiofor in ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ Nigerian Historical Drama – Behind the scenes Footage

    ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ is a 2013 Nigerian historical drama film that was adapted from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s  award-winning novel of the same name. The film is a love story that follows twin sisters Olanna (Thandie Newton) and Kainene (Anika Noni Rose) who return home to 1960s Nigeria after their education in…

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