Release Date: 12/1/17; In Theaters
Studio: Codeblack Films, Lionsgate, Spoken Productions
Cast: Azealia Banks (Coco), Lorraine Toussaint (Nichelle), Common (Coltrane), Lucien Laviscount (Derek), Hana Mae Lee (Julie), Jill Scott (Professor Dixon).
Story: When struggling rapper Coco enrolls in a poetry class, she thinks her rhymes will impress her teacher, Professor Dixon. Instead, Dixon challenges Coco to seek real meaning in her lyrics, setting her on a journey of discovery that takes her through rap clubs and poetry slams, leading her to find her true voice and true love. Source: Flickering Myth.