Matt writes: Over the past couple weeks, I joined RogerEbert.com publisher Chaz Ebert and my fellow editors in featuring reviews, interviews and essays both new and republished on our site in allegiance with Black Lives Matter, the critical American movement upholding Black voices.
A piece on how the history of Amerasian children born after the Vietnamese War is reflected in Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods.
An annotated table of contents including content both new and republished featured on RogerEbert.com in allegiance with the Black Lives Matter movement.
Matt writes: In light of the anti-racism protests that have swept our nation, triggered by the murder of George Floyd at the hands of police, it is a perfect time to revisit Spike Lee's 1992 masterpiece, "Malcolm X." In addition to Roger Ebert's four-star review of the epic film, as well as his interviews with Lee and the film's star, Denzel Washington, be sure to read the new essay penned by our Far Flung Correspondent, Omer M. Mozaffar, in which he hails the movie as a "timeless sermon."
Chaz Ebert's fourth video dispatch from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival features reviews of "BlacKkKlansman," "Fahrenheit 451" and more.
An article about the African American Film Critics Association's (AAFCA) Honorees at the Special Achievement Awards Luncheon to be held on Saturday, April 11th, 2020 at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades.
An announcement of passes going on sale Friday, November 1st, for the next Ebertfest Film Festival that takes place April 15-18, 2020, in Champaign, Illinois.
An interview with director Gregory Nava about the re-release of his masterpiece, "El Norte," on Sunday, September 15th, courtesy of Fathom Events.
An overview of twelve films in the 2019 Venice Film Festival that get my thumbs-up vote.
An article about the Black Harvest Film Festival celebrating its 25th anniversary at Chicago's Gene Siskel Film Center, where it runs from August 3rd through the 29th.