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A lecture on GET OUT, The Sunken Place, and Racism with Jordan Peele

Imagine your first class of Fall quarter at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) is an African American studies course based on the hit film, Get Out directed by Jordan Peele, being taught by a more than brilliant author named Tananarive Due. 862 more words

Black Body, White Spaces

From D.W. Griffith’s Birth of a Nation to Jordan Peele’s film Get Out, these horror films demonstrate the perpetual ideology of the black body being inferior to their white counterparts in social, political and economic spaces. 381 more words

Jordan Peele Praises His 'Get Out' Below the Line Crew

The Universal-Blumhouse film “Get Out” has been winning awards for first-time feature writer-director Jordan Peele, but he’s quick to salute his behind-the-camera colleagues. “They trusted me with a crazy premise and I owe them a great deal,” Peele said. 831 more words

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Oscars Watch: 2017 African-American Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture: “Get Out”
Best Director: Jordan Peele – “Get Out”
Best Actor: Daniel Kaluuya – “Get Out”
Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside, Ebbing Missouri” 168 more words

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'Get Out' Named Best Movie By African American Film Critics Association

Get Out landed in the number one spot of the African American Film Critics Association’s best films of the year list, Deadline reported Tuesday.

Jordan Peele’s horror-style thriller led the pack with four wins, including directing and screenplay nods for Peele and best actor for… 289 more words

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African American Film Critics All In With 'Get Out'

Jordan Peele’s Get Out was named the year’s Best Picture by the African American Film Critics Association, which gave the thriller a leading four wins overall in voting including directing and screenplay nods for Peele and best actor for Daniel Kaluuya. 348 more words

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