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Love Song

Love Song  (90 mins, rated PG) Josslyn Luckett’s original screenplay,  Cinematography by David Claessen, Directed by Julie Dash. Camille Livingston, a black college student with a fiancee falls in love with Billy Ryan, a white musician she meets on her twenty-first birthday. Monica, Christian Kane, Essence Atkins, Rachel True, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Tyrese…(Read More)

Incognito

Incognito (100 minutes) Francis Ray (novel) Shirley Pierce (screenplay), cinematography David E. West, Directed by Julie Dash. A young socialite, Erin Courtland,  hires a bodyguard, Jake Hunter, to protect her, when an ex-convict begins stalking her. Allison Dean, Richard T. Jones, Phil Morris, Vanessa Williams, Roger Guenveur Smith, Ron Glass, Joan Pringle, and Bonita…(Read More)

Funny Valentines

Funny Valentines (  mins) J. California Cooper (short story) screenplay by Amy Ferris, Cinematography Karl Herrmann, Directed by Julie Dash Joyce May returns to her home town to sort out her troubled marriage and finds new happiness in the rekindling of a broken friendship with her cousin Dearie B. Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Tom…(Read More)

Daughters of the Dust

Best Cinematography Sundance Film Festival (1991)  Daughters of the Dust (113 mins) produced by Julie Dash, Arthur Jafa, and Lindsey Law for American Playhouse Theatrical Films, and Directed by Julie Dash. The Sundance Award winning film was the  first feature film directed by an African-American woman distributed theatrically in the United States. The Library…(Read More)