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It’s a fantastic, low-budget, indie surprise, featuring a cast filled with people of color, and two lead performances by transgender actresses. “Tangerine” was written and directed by Sean Baker, who has been making noise on the independent scene for quite a few years now. 412 more words



Independent Spirit Award Nominee for Best First Feature, Best Male Lead (Koudous Seihon), and Best First Screenplay (Jonas Carpignano) is now streaming on Netflix.



Abraham Attah Replies Radio Presenters Who Mocked Him.

Child actor Abraham Attah (@AttahNii) is not happy about comments three Accra-based radio presenters, Lexis Bill, Jay Foley and Mzgee made about his speech at the recently held Independent Spirit Awards when he walked on stage to receive Best actor award. 145 more words


I Made Abraham Attah Popular - Bishop Daniel Obinim.

Ghana’s 15-year-old Abraham Attah (@AttahNii)  won Best Male Lead for ‘Beasts Of No Nation’, for his first ever role at the 2016 Independent Spirits Awards. 247 more words


6 things you need to know about Abraham Attah.

Ashaiman born Abraham Attah (@AttahNii) was discovered playing football on a school field when he landed his first ever movie role of Agu in Netflix’s produced “Beasts of No Nation” in 2015. 493 more words


DVD Review: James White

Title:                         James White

Certificate:               15

Director:                   Josh Mond

Major Players:         Christopher Abbot, Cynthia Nixon

Out Of Five:             Four

At Saturday’s Independent Spirit Awards, Josh Mond’s James White was up for three awards – Best First Feature, Male Lead and Supporting Female. 844 more words

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Carol and Room Spoofs

Because of the Oscars last night, I didn’t have time to talk about The Independent Spirit Awards which were last Saturday Night. For those who don’t know, The Independent Spirit Awards are an awards ceremony dedicated mostly to independent films. 72 more words