The title of the first black movie to make it to the big screen in the U.S. is Black Entertainment Center, a documentary that looks at black culture from a black perspective.
Directed by Tessa Cooley, the film has been hailed as one of the best movies about black people in America, and it’s currently on Netflix.
The film takes a deep dive into black culture, which is one of America’s biggest industries.
It examines the rise of black artists like Kanye West, The Roots, and T.I., to black people who’ve struggled to find their place in America.
The movie also examines the role black actors have played in America’s cultural landscape, from slavery to civil rights, as well as the struggles they’ve faced.
Watch the trailer below.
Black Entertainment center also highlights how black culture can be an asset to a business.
It looks at how black artists can be a catalyst to change for the better and the black community as a whole.
Check out the trailer for Black Entertainment Centers here.
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