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88% #OutOf100 O.J.: Made In America

Filmed in five parts the O.J.: Made in America documentary mini-series is a monumental focus on race; celebrity; black identity and murder. Nominated for Best Documentary Feature at this year’s 89th Academy awards (Oscars) the series premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 2016, saw a limited cinema release in New York & LA during that summer and then aired on TV in America on ESPN, in June of the same year. We’ve yet to get a UK release but TBB were lucky enough to be invited by The Academy to a private screening. From a British perspective, and taking into account my age. What I knew...

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78% #OutOf100 – Roots (remake series) Airs on BBC 4 TONIGHT @ 9pm

The Roots remake starring Malachi Kirby and Lashana Lynch has already aired in America, and was met with heartfelt approval. This 2016 reboot of Alex Haley’s 1976 novel comes 40 years after the original 1977 adaptation, which took the western world by storm. It broke audience records which still maintains it amongst the top performing miniseries of all time. It earned multiple Emmy and Golden Globe wins and even more nominations. Serious conversations about whether to tackle it at all were had. Somewhat timely was the surfacing of new and more horrific historical facts in the intervening years, which...

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