Friday, September 21, 2018
CLOSE
 
Ava DuVernay
WATCH: Ava Duvernay Gives the Significance of August 28th for Black Folks
August 28, 2018
Ava DuVernay enlightens us about important events that have occurred on August 28. ... read more »
Central Park Crime Drama Unveils Its Leading Men Actors to Portray the Real-Life Teens and Adults at the Center of the Central Park Five Case
August 17, 2018
Netflix’s original narrative series, The Central Park Five, created by  Ava DuVernay, who will write and direct the four episodes follow the miscarriage of justice that engulfed Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. ... read more »
Lynching Memorial and Museum in Montgomery Open to Public
April 27, 2018
The summit, museum and memorial are projects of the Equal Justice Initiative, a Montgomery-based legal advocacy group founded by attorney Bryan Stevenson. Stevenson won a MacArthur "genius'' award for his human rights work. ... read more »
Independent School Alliance Continues Raising Youth to Higher Heights 
April 26, 2018
The Impact Awards Gala was attended by the who’s who of Hollywood and raised an impressive amount to continue supporting L.A. youth.  ... read more »
Ava DuVernay to direct DC superhero film ‘The New Gods’
March 29, 2018
Ava DuVernay's ``A Wrinkle in Time'' may have disappointed at the box office, but she's already booked another big-budget project. ... read more »
Ava DuVernay hosts screening of “A Wrinkle in Time” for Compton youth titled, “A Wrinkle in Compton”
March 28, 2018
Magic, adventure, and excitement filled the air at Dollarhide Community Center where over 300 local middle school students arrived to watch a private screening of the new Disney film, “A Wrinkle in Time.” The event titled "A Wrinkle in Compton," was held in the City of Compton and hosted by the city’s very own Mayor Aja Brown and the film’s award-winning director Ava DuVernay. ... read more / watch video »
Ava DuVernay, Tiffany Haddish, Billy Dee Williams, Omari Hardwick, and The Cast of “Martin” Were Honored at The 2018 American Black Film Festival Honors
March 11, 2018
Ava DuVernay, Tiffany Haddish, Billy Dee Williams, Omari Hardwick, and The Cast of “Martin” were Honored at The 2018 American Black Film Festival Honors ... read more »
Behind the Scenes of Disney’s “A Wrinkle In Time”
March 8, 2018
In the midst of the viral Hollywood movement #MeToo, designed to empower women to speak out about sexual violence and harassment, Disney has produced a film adaptation based on the 1962 children’s sci-fi novel, “A Wrinkle in Time.” ... read more »
Disney Film ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Comes to Compton 
March 8, 2018
Magic, adventure, and excitement filled the air last week at Dollarhide Community Center where over 300 local middle school students arrived to watch a private screening of the new Disney film, “A Wrinkle in Time.”  ... read more »
9TH ANNUAL AAFCA AWARDS RED CARPET
February 22, 2018
LA Sentinel host Brittany K. Jackson catches up with celebs at the 9th Annual African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) Awards. ... read more / watch video »
AAFCA’s 9th Annual Awards Celebrates Black Excellence in Cinema, TV & New Media
February 15, 2018
Recently, the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) held its 9th Annual awards ceremony at the Taglyan Complex Theatre in Hollywood to honor the best in Black cinema, television and new media. ... read more »
The African American Film Critics Association Announces Its Celebration of Women in Cinema
October 19, 2017
That show will be proceeded by the third edition of the AAFCA Special Achievement Luncheon on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the California Yacht Club in Marina del Rey, CA. ... read more »
Reel Talk: 8.24.17 – 8.30.17 (Movie, & Television briefs)
August 24, 2017
The docu-series examines the essences of love and commitment within the Black community. ... read more / view gallery »
Film Director Damani Baker on “The House on CoCo Road”
August 10, 2017
Film Director Damani Baker talks about THE HOUSE ON COCO ROAD, an intimate documentary exploration of heritage and history against the backdrop of a brewing Afro-centric revolution as the U.S. government prepares to invade the island nation of Grenada. A captivating story of a woman who risks the lives of herself and her young children in pursuit of liberty. First hand accounts from activists Angela Davis, Fania Davis and Fannie Haughton weave together director Damani Baker’s family portrait of Utopian dreams, resistance and civil unrest with a film score composed by music luminary Meshell Ndegeocello. Reporter: Brittany K. Jackson ... read more / watch video »
Debra Lee Speaks on Women in Media at BET “PRE” Gala
July 30, 2017
Watch as we catch up with BET Chairman and CEO Debra Lee during "PRE", Lee's exclusive BET Awards Dinner for the 17th Annual BET Awards held at The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills on June 21, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA. Host: Brittany K. Jackson ... read more / watch video »
SEARCH:    
Videos



Legends


Photo of the Day
Events

Latest ePaper
Subscribe Now!

LA Sentinel
in your pocket:







WBOK 1230am
Real Talk For Real Times
A Bakewell Media Company



Taste of Soul Sponsors

LA Watts Times


TOS-Cookbook-Web

© 2018 Los Angeles Sentinel All Rights Reserved • A Bakewell Media Publication

Contact UsAboutMedia KitCorrections & Misprints

Terms of ServicePrivacy Policy

LA Watts TimesTaste of SoulWBOK 1230am

Enter For a Chance to Win!

2018 HYUNDAI Kona Limited

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. CA, 21+ only. Ends 11/5/18.