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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Bill Duke’s ‘The Killing Floor’ gets timely 4K restoration

“The Killing Floor,” a 1989 film considered “an essential piece of Black labor and cinematic history,” is currently being rediscovered after a stunning new 4K restoration and release in virtual theaters, on demand and DVD formats via Film Movement Classics. Tasty Clips recently caught up with a quarantining Bill Duke, the actor best known for Read More…

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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: Morris Day comes to the rescue with Funk Corona

Relief for some of the workers on the domestic front line is on the way courtesy of Morris Day. The artist has put together a lineup of beloved touring bands for Funk Corona! — a live streaming and pay per view performance special airing at 6 p.m. July 10. Hosted by comedian Sheryl Underwood (of Read More…

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A VOTE FOR DIVERSITY: Sandra Evers-Manly joins the Academy of Motion Pictures

HOLLYWOOD — Sandra Evers-Manly, filmmaker and champion for Black Hollywood, had every reason to celebrate. On June 30, she was inducted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and will get to vote for the nominees and winners of future Academy Awards. Yet Evers-Manly decided to sit out the Fourth of July, like Read More…