Documentary

WEB SERIES DOCUMENTARY: P.O.P (POWER OF THE P*SSY) – PART 1 AND PART 2

P.O.P (Power of Pussy”) is a multi part documentary series about some of the most celebrated and vindicated individuals in our culture; strippers. These women are sometimes classified as lowlifes of society, many thought to be streetwalking drug fiends with no regard for others. Some are thought to be impressionable young women, taken advantage of by men overseeing a seedy underworld. These are assumptions often made without any context from the women who live this life. This short documentary is a small look []

UK FILM: THE FADE DOCUMENTARY (TRAILER)

Big Bright Films debut their feature length documentary The Fade; the distinctive film presents an exclusive window into the lives of 4 barbers, including Johnny “Cakes” Castellanos; responsible for the images of two of hip-hop’s icons, Jay Z and Pharel Williams. The observational film seamlessly transports us to and from Accra, London, New Jersey and Kingston submitting to its inhibited narrative and paralleling common themes of identity, business, masculinity and culture. Directed by Andy Mundy-Castle, Assistant Producer on Channel 4’s multi-award winning []

RAP DOCUMENTARY: SOMETHING FROM NOTHING – THE ART OF RAP (OFFICIAL TRAILER)

SOMETHING FROM NOTHING: THE ART OF RAP is a feature length performance documentary film about the runaway juggernaut that is Rap music. At the wheel of this unstoppable beast is the film’s director and interviewer Ice-T. Ice-T takes us on a deeply personal journey to uncover how this music of the street has grown to dominate the world. Along the way Ice-T meets some of the remarkable superstars of Rap, from Eminem to Dr Dre, to Snoop Dogg and Kanye West. He []

VIDEO: KONY 2012 CAMPAIGN DOCUMENTARY (BY THE INVISIBLE CHILDREN)

The name Joseph Kony has been popping up all over the Internet today. Who is Joseph Kony? Joseph Kony was born 1961 in Odek, Uganda, he is is the leader of a Ugandan guerrilla group known as the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). The violent group aims to establish a theocratic government based on the Ten Commandments throughout Uganda. The LRA say that God has sent spirits to communicate this mission directly to Kony. Since the rebellion started in 1986, the group has []

UK TV: ITV 1 SET TO AIR DOCUMENTARY ABOUT BRITISH SPRINTER DWAIN CHAMBERS

Scene TV reports that ITV 1 will air a documentary about British sprinter Dwain Chambers. The documentary will chronicle his rise and subsequent fall after he received a two-year athletics ban and a ban from the Olympics for life (Chambers legally challenged this decision) for using THG, a banned substance. Click HERE to read more. 2012 Pride and Punishment will air on March 8th, ITV1 at 7.30pm. He really did mess himself up. It will be interesting to see if they allow him to compete at the 2012 []

VIDEO: BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL ‘DARK GIRLS’ DOCUMENTARY (PREVIEW) / MY THOUGHTS

———————————————————————————————- This makes me so angry. The black community still has some serious issues when it comes to people who have dark skin complexions within the community. It’s 2011. This foolishness has got to stop people! And as for the cretin who says he thinks dark-skinned girls “look funny standing next to me”, he deserves one bitch lick across his stupid face. But it’s this same kind of attitude that’s also prevalent here in the UK. You have dark-skinned men in this []

VIDEO: 9TH WONDER DOCUMENTARY – THE WONDER YEARS (TRAILER)

A year in the life of CEO, NAACP ambas­sador, Duke University pro­fes­sor, hus­band, father, son and Grammy Award win­ning pro­ducer 9th Wonder. The film fol­lows one of soul music’s most dynamic fig­ures from his child­hood home to late nights in the stu­dio and every­where in between. Featuring: Drake, DJ Premier, DJ Green Lantern, J. Cole, Murs, Phonte, Sha Money XL, Young Guru, The Alchemist & more. Via Hip Hop Is Cool Again