• Cannes Film Review: ‘The Spy Gone North'

    4 monthes ago - By Variety

    Based on the testimony of infamous South Korean spy “Black Venus,” who once infiltrated the highest ranks of North Korean leadership, Yoon Jong-bin's “The Spy Gone North” recounts a tortuous operation that's more fascinating and far-fetched than many fictional espionage yarns. Instead of the usual dose of action and suspense one expects of this genre,...
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  • Black women protest racism in the French film industry at Cannes

    Black women protest racism in the French film industry at Cannes

    4 monthes ago - By Dazed Digital

    Cannes this year has been a site of political protests and yesterday was no exception. Black and mixed race actresses took to the red carpet to criticise racism in the French film industry.
    Wearing Balmain and braving the rain, the group of 16 said they had faced prejudice at the hands of directors and casting agents who tell black women they...
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