The International Black Film Festival of Nashville
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ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT Speaks thru music to the world. Speech one of the vocalist for this collective says, “people have been through so much turmoil and strife. We get on stage every night with the mission to broaden the perspectives and give inspiration to rise up.” Unsurprisingly, then, the Grammy award winning group Arrested Development has been devoted to nudging folks in the direction of freedom and spiritual evolution for over 23 years. The group describes their sound as “Life Music.”
BAND MEMBERS: Speech, 1 Love, JJ Boogie, Za, Tasha LaRae & Fareedah Aleem. Former members are: Montsho Eshe, Rasa Don, Aerle Taree, Baba Oje, Ajile Axam, Dj Kemit, Nadirah Shakoor & Nicha Hillard. Click here for details
Starring : Zoe Saldana, David Oyelowo, Ella Thomas, Mike Epps
Nina is an American biographical film written and directed by Cynthia Mort. The film focuses on American musician and civil rights activist Nina Simone, portrayed by Zoe Saldana. The film also stars David Oyelowo, Ella Thomas, and Mike Epps.