Recent years have seen culture-conscious voices behind the scenes translate into a more authentic, fully realized representation of black life in front of the camera. Still, recognition for our achievements on screen continues to lag.
'Green Book' won the Oscar for best picture, and some (Spike Lee) were pissed. Was this a missed opportunity to celebrate a film about race? Wayne State University professor Dr. Melba Joyce Boyd offers her take and gives us her must-sees.