The Obenson Report On Black Film/Cinema

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#47 - Bloggers Roundtable (See Show Notes For Specifics)

W/ guest hosts: Invisible Woman (, Daryle Lockhart (, Karen G. (, and Sergio Mims (Ebony/Jet columnist). Show notes: 0:00 to 10:00 - Introductions 10:00 to 20:00 - Tyler Perry Incorporated? 20:00 to 35:00 - More on the plight of Indie black filmmakers 35:00 to 40:00 - Lionsgate's acquisition of a script based on Ntozake Shange's For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf 40:00 to 46:00 - Jill Scott solves crime in The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency 46:00 to 50:00 - Queen Latifah is Just Wright for a romantic comedy 50:00 to 60:00 - Mos Def battles Christopher Hitchens on Bill Maher's show