Most Popular "Black Filmmaker" Titles
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1. Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)
R | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
After saving a Black Panther from some racist cops, a black male prostitute goes on the run from "the man" with the help of the ghetto community and some disillusioned Hells Angels.
Votes: 3,324 | Gross: $15.18M
2. Civil Brand (2002)
R | 95 min | Drama, Thriller, Crime
Women prisoners strike up a friendship with a young law student who works as a part-time prison guard. Together they discover that a corporation funds and is profitting from the ... See full summary »
Votes: 552 | Gross: $0.24M
4. A Day to Remember (2008)
17 min | Short, Drama
As a bride and groom take care of last minute details on the eve of their wedding, the events that take place have them both reconsidering for better or for worse.
95 min | Documentary, Comedy
An off-screen narration, four dozen talking heads, and clips of performances tell a chronological story about Black comedy: who has made us laugh since 1901, what is the nature of their ... See full summary »
6. Don't Play Us Cheap (1973)
99 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
Film version of Melvin Van Peebles' Broadway musical. A pair of devil-bats take human form and crash a Harlem house party in an attempt to break it up. But somehow, their attempts to ruin the party fail.
8. Black Shadows on the Silver Screen (1975 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 52 min | Documentary
Ossie Davis narrates a history of "race films," films made before 1950 which catered to a primarily black audience.
10. The Dojo (2010)
22 min | Documentary, Short
Fly-on-the wall, reality program centering around the 'goings-on' at a new martial arts academy. Featuring, Scott "TNT" Tannenbaum, founder of The North American Federation of Brazilian ... See full summary »
11. Stigma (2007)
5 min | Short, Drama
An HIV-positive man has not revealed his status to anyone until a clinic receptionist openly discloses his status and prevents him from receiving treatment.
12. The Mourning After (2009)
61 min | Drama
On 9/11 Chris and Felicia were supposed to be at the World Trade Center....They we're having an affair at a near by hotel, instead.
13. The Deal (II) (2006)
15 min | Short, Thriller
Dan decides to sell his prized Ford Mustang to prospective buyer Mike but begins to realise things aren't quite what they first seemed when the test drive takes an unexpected turn.