The sense of place and uniformly superb performances make it worth seeing, and maybe ultimately singing along with.
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An interview with David Oyelowo, star and producer of Amma Asante's "A United Kingdom."
A look at what's coming to theaters this January through April.
A look at how Venice, Telluride and Toronto helped form this year's awards season.
An updated look at the history of women in film from Carrie Rickey.
A piece on cinema of 2014 that addressed racial issues in the year after such progress with films like "12 Years a Slave."
A piece on the wave of new Black women directors, including Gina Prince-Bythewood, Amma Assante, Ava DuVernay and Dee Rees.