“Oscar Grant Movie Trailer just came out. Starts at the Cannes Film Festival in France this weekend. Praying for success there. Then moves to LA Film Festival as the Gala film and premieres on June 17th. It will be in Oakland shortly after that to premiere, then to New York for a premiere, and finally in theaters July 26, 2013” (via The Oscar Grant Foundation)
Awesome film…will make you cry.
Luna Negra was found in 1999 by Cuban-born dancer and choreographer Eduardo Vilaro. The troupe’s mission was to celebrate the richness and diversity of Latino culture through the creation of works by contemporary Latino choreographers. At the time of its closing, Luna Negra included 10 dancers and five apprentice dancers.
his good morning messages make me smile
his good night messages make me dream
his honesty makes me swoon
his skin makes me…
he is a beautiful, intelligent, gentle, trusting soul
who makes me laugh
who wants to impress me
but really doesn’t need to try
as his earnestness has already touched my heart
Gordon Parks, Black classroom, Mobile, Alabama, 1956, (1956).