Sylvie’s Love

a/k/a Sylvie Release Date:  1/27/20 – Sundance Film Festival Genre:  Drama/Romance Rating:   NR Director:  Eugene Ashe Studio(s):   Iam21 Entertainment Running Time:  114 mins. Cast:  Tessa Thompson, Nnamdi Asomugha, Eva Longoria, Aja Naomi King, Wendi Mclendon-Covey, Jemima Kirke Story:  The jazz is smooth and the air sultry in the New York summer of 1957. Sylvie helps around…

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Charm City Kings

a/k/a Twelve a/k/a 12 O’Clock Boys Release Date:   1/27/20 – Sundance Film Festival; 4/10/20 – In Theaters Genre:  Drama Rating:   R Director:  Angel Manuel Soto Studio(s):  Overbrook Entertainment, Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Running Time:  125 mins. Cast:   Jahi Di’Allo Winston, Meek Mill, Will Catlett, Teyonah Parris, Donielle Tremaine Hansley, Kezii Curtis Story:  Fourteen-year-old Mouse (Jahi…

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Farewell Amor

Release Date:   1/25/20 – Sundance Film Festival Genre:   Drama Rating:  NR Director:   Ekwa Msangi Studio(s):   Outrageous Pictures Running Time:  95 mins. Cast:   Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Zainab Jah, Jayme Lawson, Joie Lee, Marcus Scribner, Nana Mensah. Story:   It’s been 17 years since Walter was forced to leave his family in Angola. Now he is picking…

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The 40-Year-Old Version

Release Date: 1/25/20 – Sundance Film Festival Genre:   Comedy Rating:  NR Black & White Director:  Radha Blank Studio(s):   Hillman Grad Running Time:  129 mins. Cast:   Radha Blank, Peter Kim, Oswin Benjamin, Reed Birney, Imani Lewis, T.J. Atoms Story:    Radha, a once-promising playwright, is barreling toward the stigma of being single and a struggling artist…

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Zola

Release Date:   1/24/20 – Sundance Film Festival Genre:   Drama Rating:   NR Director:   Janicza Bravo Studio(s):   Killer Films, Gigi Films, Ramona Films, A24 Running Time:   90 mins. Cast:   Taylour Paige, Riley Keough, Nicholas Braun, Colman Domingo Story:  “You wanna hear a story about why me & this bitch here fell out? It’s kind of long but full…

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Miss Juneteenth

  Release Date:   1/30/20 – Sundance Film Festival Genre:  Drama Rating:   NR Director:  Channing Godfrey Peoples Studio:   Sailor Bear Running Time:  103 mins. Cast:   Nicole Beharie, Kendrick Sampson, Alexis Chikaeze, Lori Hayes, Marcus Maudlin Story:  Built like a bird, Turquoise Jones is a single mom who holds down a household, a rebellious teenager, and pretty much…

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