Movies

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Review: "Take Me to the River: New Orleans", an unintentionally Black Catholic music documentary

A limited-release music doc showcases the Crescent City's musical legacy, including Black Catholics who've dominated the scene for decades.

Trailer released for documentary on Servant of God Thea Bowman

An upcoming film will cover the life and legacy of Servant of God Thea Bowman, a Black Catholic religious sister and activist who died in 1990.

Review: 'Father Stu' gives Catholicism a fair shake, despite flaws

Hollywood's newest Catholic offering is a story filled with inspiration and faith, but also question marks and even more questionable real-life actors.

Feast day celebration for Servant of God Mary Lange scheduled for Saturday afternoon

The Oblate Sisters of Providence [https://oblatesisters.com/] have announced a virtual ceremony commemorating the feast day of Servant of God Mary Lange [https://www.motherlange.org/mother-lange], to be broadcast live on Saturday, February 5th at 2pm ET from the sisters’ motherhouse, the Our Lady of Mount Providence Convent

Reflection: Sidney Poitier and the right to be respected

Zuri Davis exposits the anti-racist work and legacy of the first Black man to win acting's highest honor, who died last week at the age of 94.

Reflection: What 'Don't Look Up' teaches us about government, the environment, and COVID-19

Efran Menny breaks down the new Netflix hit and how it informs the global response to various health concerns in the modern age.

Documentary on Catholic school desegregation premieres in Augusta, Ga.

Like many US Catholic schools, Aquinas High in Augusta, Georgia was desegregated only 53 years ago. A new documentary from a Catholic-educated Black Detroiter tells the story.
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