A serious, sharply mounted drama that gets more engrossing as it moves along.
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An interview with writer/director Julie Dash about "Daughters of the Dust," on the occasion of the film's 25th anniversary.
Jessica Ritchey answers the Movie Love Questionnaire.
An interview with David Oyelowo, star and producer of Amma Asante's "A United Kingdom."
A recap of Sundance 2017 that focuses on five films not getting as much buzz as they deserve.
An interview with Raoul Peck, director of "I Am Not Your Negro."
An article about the 2016 Alliance of Women Film Journalists' EDA Award Winners.
Ava DuVernay shatters the glass ceiling; Best films of 2016; Team risks lives for elephants; Gary Sinise's "Of Mice and Men"; Barry Jenkins on "Moonlight."
The staff reveals their individual picks for the best films of 2016.
RogerEbert.com picks the best films of 2016.
An interview with actor André Holland about Barry Jenkins' "Moonlight," black masculinity, working on "The Knick" and more.
A recap of highlights of the 2016 New York Film Festival.
Matt writes: The latest honor for Steve James' acclaimed Roger Ebert documentary, "Life Itself," arrived on September 21st at the 37th annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards, where the film won an accolade for Outstanding Editing. Chaz Ebert provided her own in-depth coverage of the ceremony, which included a lifetime achievement award for trailblazing documentarian Stanley Nelson. "Life Itself" is currently available to stream for free until Friday, October 7th.
A TV review of OWN Network's new soap opera "Queen Sugar," created by Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey.
The black film canon; Relevance of "Weiner"; Executive pay higher when women are on boards; Fate of female-driven Wall Street movie; Nate Moore puts Marvel in the black.
An updated look at the history of women in film from Carrie Rickey.
A piece on extending the conversation about diversity at the Oscars to include all minorities.
An interview with actor Stephan James of "Race."
An interview with director Charles Burnett.
A recap of the screenings and events at the 2015 Middleburg Film Festival.
A photo gallery of the 2015 TIFF Ebert Tribute Lunch honoring filmmaker Ava DuVernay.
Ava DuVernay accepted The Ebert Tribute on Sunday and we were there.
A report on two world premieres from the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, Demolition and Where to Invade Next.
A report on the upcoming TIFF Ebert Tribute to filmmaker Ava DuVernay.
Being young, white male directors with one indie hit gets you a blockbuster like Jurassic World. Why doesn't the same hold true for female directors and directors of color?
Chaz Ebert will participate in a panel on empathy at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17th.