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Feature: Gina Prince-Bythewood

Gina Prince-Bythewood wrote and directed the widely acclaimed feature film LOVE & BASKETBALL, which premiered at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival. Prince-Bythewood won an Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature and a Humanitas Prize for her work on the film. 189 more words

Filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood Issues Urgent Open Letter; Support Black Film #BeyondTheLights

After the first preview audience screening of “Love & Basketball” a 17 year-old Black boy said, “The movie taught me how to love.” Fourteen years later, after the first preview audience screening of  585 more words


Is There a Basketball in the House?

I was all set to write a solid post today about my winding down thoughts about NaBloPoMo and how I might consider dedicating a month to confession every year just like Christianity dedicates an annual season to fasting, but then I went to Rite Aid and found Love & Basketball for $7. 53 more words



There are many reasons why, “Beyond The Lights” is a must see. This movie is not your typical corny love story. It is truly more than that. 228 more words


Female Filmmaker Friday: Love & Basketball, 2000 (dir. Gina Prince-Bythewood)

Somehow I missed this film when it was first in theaters and just saw it for the first time a few weeks back at a screening at the Cinefamily with writer/director Gina Prince-Bythewood in attendance. 1,504 more words

Female Filmmaker Friday

Bootleg Movie Review: “Beyond The Lights” [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO]

In this edition of Bootleg Movie ReviewOleebo reviews the highly anticipated romance flick, “Beyond The Lights,” which comes to us from the creators of… 102 more words

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