Shaka Zulu (1986) If Black Panther has you yearning to know more about Africa, This mini series is perfect for you. Learn about Africa’s most elite army led by the warrior King Shaka pic.twitter.com/W1OSwt1pkC
'The Spook who Sat by the Door' (1973). Shortly after it was released the FBI forced it from cinemas and then tried to destroy all copies of it. A surviving reel was found in 2004 and it was released on DVD. An understatement to call it relevant for now. pic.twitter.com/kQwp0jtpiC
“Watermelon Man” and “Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song”
Melvin Van Peebles got so tired of being undercut by his White crew on The Watermelon Man that he devoted his Sweet Sweetback shoot to training young Black cineastes in the technical aspects of filmmaking, in hope of forming a recurring company.