Is That Black Enough for You?!?

M, 135 minutes 4 Stars Review by © Jane Freebury In the closing scenes of this impressive, entertaining documentary on Black American cinema, the figure of actor-director Sidney Poitier looms large. He was, of course, the first Black American to win a Best Actor Oscar, and has remained a towering figure in African American movie… Continue reading Is That Black Enough for You?!?

My Father’s Dragon

PG, 100 minutes 3 Stars   As visually entrancing as the hand drawn classics of yesteryear, and while the characters are slight it resonates with the issues of our day Review by © Jane Freebury A pet dragon. What a great pet. A big, scaly, scary creature that breathes fire, flies across the sky and… Continue reading My Father’s Dragon