Glynn Turman – American Film Institute
Cooley High Film Still - Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs and Glynn Turman

COOLEY HIGH (1975) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Michael Schultz and based on the personal experiences of screenwriter Eric Monte, COOLEY HIGH (1975) follows a group of high school seniors – including an aspiring playwright and a basketball star – coming of age in a 1960s Chicago neighborhood. Visit the AFI Catalog to learn more about COOLEY HIGH. HOW TO WATCH...
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Film Still - Viola Davis

AFI Movie Club: AFI AWARDS Honoree MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM

"MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM is at once a soaring tribute to owning your voice and a searing step back in time to expose the challenges of driving change in America. This symphony of genius begins with the musical words of August Wilson and is expanded from stage to screen by the incomparable George C. Wolfe,...
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