Myrdith Leon Mccormack: Movie Makers and Story Tellers Take Over Miami
Huffington Post - over 5 years
Tyler Perry, Spike Lee, Robert Townsend, John Singleton, Lee Daniels, and Debbie Allen are some of the most recognizable names in film today. Some of their movies include The Five Heartbeats, A Soldier Story, Madea, Why Did I Get Married, Precious, Boyz In The Hood, Jungle Fever, Poetic Justice, Amistad, New Jack City, Love Jones, Cooley High, Mo Better Blues, Malcom X, and Do The Right Thing, to name a few.
Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Will Smith, Forrest Whitaker, Kerry Washington, Samuel Jackson, Halle Berry, Morgan Freeman, Viola Davis, Isaiah Washington, Vanessa Bell Calloway, S. Epatha Merkerson, Anthony Anderson, Michael Beach, Boris Kodjoe, Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Sanaa Lathan, Taye Diggs are some of the headliners in todays films. Although these great artists are involved, there is still much work to do. It seems as though we have finally made it. We have found our place, and we can exhale. Or can we really? We have made it in Hollywood. Or have we really?
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