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The United States vs. Billie Holliday

February 26, 2021

Follows Holiday during her career as she is targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by black Federal…

Judas and the Black Messiah

February 12, 2021

The story of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, and his fateful betrayal by FBI informant WilliamO'Neal.

Malcolm & Marie

February 5, 2021

A director and his girlfriend's relationship is tested after they return home from his movie premiere and await critics' responses.

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BHERC 2021 Kick-Off Meeting

Black Carpet Speaker Series- Women In Music

The Black Carpet Speaker Series features conversations with top Black professionals in the entertainment industry across the globe. These accomplished…

Black History Month 2021

Till Victory is Won

Festivals

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Sistas Are Doin’ It For Themselves Film Festival

28th Annual Sistas Are Doin' It for Themselves Film Festival

Doin’ It The Independent Way Film Showcase

Thirty-three years ago, Sandra Evers-Manly started a weekly independent showcase called "Doin' it the Independent Way", featuring short films…

Reel Black Men Film Festival

BHERC spotlights shorts created by male filmmakers of African-American decent (Black Men). This screening and dialogue is an opportunity for…

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Cicely Tyson Remembered As Iconic Performer

Colleagues, fans praise actress who died at age 96

Black History Month 2021

Till Victory is Won

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