Hip-hop artist Nas will executive produce Erykah Badu’s indie drama “The Land” and produce the film’s soundtrack. The news comes following the announcement that the film will premiere at the Sundance…
Key foreign territories have been sold for "Time is Illmatic," the hip-hop documentary that opened the Tribeca Film Festival earlier this year. Submarine Entertainment has closed deals at Cannes for…
It's unlikely that the hip-hop documentary "Time Is Illmatic" will have many showings as thrilling as its opening-night slot at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.
The opening night selection of this year's Tribeca Film Festival was another music documentary — "Time Is Illmatic." So does that mean Robert De Niro has a favorite Nas song? "No," De Niro said…
Continuing a tradition of highlighting music docs, the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will open with the world premiere of “Time is Illmatic,” a new documentary about the hip-hop musician Nas and his…
Fox Searchlight Pictures has released a new trailer for its upcoming release, “Black Nativity.” Film stars Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson and Tyrese Gibson. The pic is based on the…
Jay-Z is one of pop music's greatest mythmakers, and his most jealously guarded myth is the notion that what he does is effortless. You see this in his insistence on composing rhymes without pen and…
The Fondation Liban Cinema is paying tribute to late great Lebanese helmer Maroun Baghdadi with a boxed set of the entire body of work by the auteur, who worked with Francis Ford Coppola and is…
Tribeca Film Institute, the year-round nonprofit affiliated with the Tribeca Film Festival, has named the recipients of the Tribeca All Access awards, with two Creative Promise winners, a special…
Sundance Channel is looking to get on the AMC track this year with its aggressive push into original scripted series, starting April 22 with the premiere of "Rectify."
Tribeca Film Institute, the nonprofit affiliated with the Tribeca Film Festival, has named 11 projects for its Tribeca All Access program, with each nabbing $15,000 in support and filmmakers tapped…
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