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Art House Films & More

A guide to films that express social realism or escapism; and a guide to culturally important films that may reveal a character's thoughts, dreams, or motivations.

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New Black Realism Films By Director

 New Black Realism 

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Image from Daughters of the Dust from newyorker.com at https://www.newyorker.com/culture/richard-brody/the-return-of-julie-dashs-historic-daughters-of-the-dust

Image from Just Another Girl On The I.R.T. from sundance.org at https://www.sundance.org/initiatives/womenatsundance/four-decades/just-another-girl-on-the-irt

Image from Menace II Society from thedissolve.com at https://thedissolve.com/features/movie-of-the-week/589-talking-over-the-hard-questions-of-menace-ii-socie/

Image from Crooklyn from empireonline.com at https://www.empireonline.com/movies/reviews/crooklyn-review/

Image from Boyz n the Hood from bfi.org.uk at https://www.bfi.org.uk/news-opinion/news-bfi/features/boyz-n-hood-lessons-film-style-john-singleton

Image from House Party from giphy.com at https://gph.is/177sXBQ

Selected New Black Realism Films