Produced by Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, Love Is ____is based on their real-life relationship and tells the story of their rise to fame in Hollywood starting in the 1990s. When they meet, Nuri (Michele Weaver) is a sitcom staff writer who longs to work in drama and Yasir (Will Catlett) is an aspiring,… [Read More]
I am surprised how well I enjoyed Wrinkle–at least the majority of it before the mention of Camazotz.
Ava DuVernay has taken Madeleine L’Engle’s vision and created a dazzling tale of hope and love fit for today’s younger generation. We adults might find something to take from it as well—if we view the story from the eyes of a child.
Directed by Ava Duvernay and based on the book by Madeline L’Engle, A WRINKLE IN TIME has a powerful message for young girls about courage and how to make a difference. Still, for some reason, the film has yet to catch on with critics. This week, Steve welcomes Amanda Jane Smith (BRICKS WITHOUT CLAY) and… [Read More]