50 Greatest Films by Black Directors
Slate.com's Black Film Canon - In the face of the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, Slate endeavored to pull together The Black Film Canon, a comprehensive list of films dedicated to telling the stories of black people. They interviewed directors like Ava DuVernay, Robert Townsend, and Charles Burnett and used their choices of the best black movies to create the list, in the hopes that the canon will live on far beyond #OscarsSoWhite.
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