Paramount’s ‘Coming to America’ Sequel Risks Being Out of Touch — Opinion

Thirty years after his original journey, Prince Akeem is returning to the United States to find an heir to the throne of Zamunda. That’s right: As Variety reported last week, Paramount is planning a ...

Orion Pictures, Samuel Goldwyn Films board 'The Price'

Film premiered in competition at SXSW under original title Dara Ju. Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films have secured North American rights to first-time filmmaker Anthony Onah’s drama The Price. ...

Anthony Onah’s SXSW Film ‘The Price’ Lands At Orion & Samuel Goldwyn

Anthony Onah’s SXSW Film ‘The Price’ Lands At Orion & Samuel Goldwyn Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films have acquired the North American distribution rights to The Price (f.k.a Dara Ju), the first feature written and directed by Anthony Onah . The drama, starring ...

‘Residente’ Review: This Hybrid Music Doc From Latin America’s Beloved Hip-Hop Star Bursts With Life — SXSW 2017

If music be the food of love, the world needs a boatload right about now and pop music ain’t gonna cut it. That’s the sentiment of René Pérez Joglar, the Puerto Rican rapper more commonly known as ...

‘Dara Ju’ Clips: Anthony Onah Gets Personal Showing “Immigrant Drive Of Success In America” – SXSW

‘Dara Ju’ Clips: Anthony Onah Gets Personal Showing “Immigrant Drive Of Success In America” – SXSW Exclusive: Here are the first looks at writer-director Anthony Onah’s feature film debut Dara Ju, which premiered yesterday in competition at SXSW. Based on Onah’s short of the same name, the pic ...

‘Dara Ju’ Review: Anthony Onah’s Debut Is a Vital But Unfocused Drama About Immigrant Identity in America

The movies are becoming an increasingly vital source for stories about black life in America, but a film like “Dara Ju” is a valuable reminder that the medium is still just beginning to scratch the ...

‘Atomic Blonde’ Review: Charlize Theron Kicks Ass In Cold War Action-Thriller — SXSW 2017

‘Atomic Blonde’ Review: Charlize Theron Kicks Ass In Cold War Action-Thriller — SXSW 2017 Among the many wild fight scenes in “Atomic Blonde,” one finds Charlize Theron as MI6 agent Lorraine Broughton rappelling from a balcony using an incapacitated goon as her counterweight, and that’s ...

SXSW: First-Look Poster Art + Image for Anthony Onah’s Feature Debut, ‘Dara Ju’

Making its world premiere at the ongoing SXSW Film Festival tomorrow, March 13th, is Anthony Onah’s “Dara Ju,” his feature directorial debut which is based on his short film of the same name. The ...

SXSW Announces Full 2017 Lineup

Yesterday SXSW unveiled the full slate for this year’s film festival. Hihglights include the world premiere of the first feature from 25 New Face Anthony Onah, the world premieres of new features from ...

SXSW 2017 Bolsters Lineup With Baby Driver, Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire And Much More

After drawing attention to the festival’s annual Gaming Awards, organizers behind the South by Southwest Film Festival have posted the full, comprehensive lineup, revealing that the likes of Edgar ...

2017 Sundance Film Festival Predictions: Anthony Onah’s Dara Ju

A project that has been long in the works for a while now as it was originally a short of the same name, Dara Ju in its feature length shape was part of Sundance’s 2014 Producing Lab, Ifp (the No ...

Film Independent Reveals 6 Directors Selected for 15th Directing Lab (Anthony Onah Made the Cut)

Congratulations to Anthony Onah who has been selected as one of 6 filmmakers to participate in Film Independent's 15th annual Directing Lab - an intensive 8-week program designed to support emerging ...

8 Projects Selected for Film Independent 2014 Producing Lab (Anthony Onah's 'Dara Ju' Made the Cut)

Looking over the list, I immediately identified 2 projects we've previously highlighted on this blog - Anthony Onah's "Dara Ju" (photo above), which is a feature-length version of a short film of the ...

2014 Independent Film Week Includes Latest From Barry Jenkins, Alistair Banks Griffin, Passon, Frammartino & Landes

On the heels of the 39th edition of the Toronto Int. Film Festival (Sept 4-14), Ifp’s Independent Film Week is where a plethora of fiction, non-fiction and new this year, web-based series from the ...

Watch Anthony Onah's Award-Winning Short Film 'The Cure' (Short Shouts!)

Well-made short film from Anthony Onah, who happens to be Julius Onah's twin-brother - Julius being the director of The Girls Is In Trouble (staring Columbus Short), and who was recently tapped ...

Anthony Onah, Bemigho Awala Take Top Cash Prizes In Afrinolly Short Film Competition

Congrats to all the winners of a competition we've been following since it began last fall... details via press release below; by the way, the big winner in the fiction category, Anthony Onah, happens ...