Black International Cinema Film/Video Festival

XXII.Black International Cinema Film/Video FestivalBerlin, Germany & U.S.A.2007 in association with Classic In Black Guest Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Akin Euba MAY 3-6 / 3.-6. MAINickelodeon CinemaTorstra??e 216, Berlin/Mitte Production & Direction: Fountainhead?? Tanz Theatre/The Collegium – Forum & Television Program Berlinin association with Cultural Zephyr e.V. Click here for the program schedule.

Gisele Mandaila – First Black Minister in Belgium

Portrait express nee le 4 septembre 1969 Kinshasa (Republique Democratique du Congo) Etat civil : marie Graduate en marketing (Institut superieur Ville de Mons) 2me annee de licence en science du travail (ULB) Carriere professionnelleen 2000 : collaboratrice parlementaire d’un deput du Parlement de la Communaute francaise de decembre 2000 mai 2003 : aide comptable …

Survey – availability of foundation in dark shades for women in western Europe

You are invited to participate in my survey on the availability of foundation in dark shades for women in western Europe. It will take approximately 5-7 minutes to complete the questionnaire. Feel free to forward this link to a friend, family member or colleague. I created this survey in 2006 when I lived in Belgium. …

So now, ladies and gentlemen, live from Somalia and the Netherlands! Give it up for new-to-Washington Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Muslim heretic, self-proclaimed “Infidel,” whose memoir by that name is at No. 7 on the New York Times bestseller list! She was elected to the Dutch parliament, but resigned in a scandal that brought down the …

Films With Black Stars Seek to Break International Barriers

???The international marketplace is still fairly racist,??? said James Ulmer, proprietor of the Ulmer Scale, which compiles input from about 100 international film professionals in a periodic rating of stars??? ???bankability.??? In Mr. Ulmer???s rating, Will Smith, the highest-ranked black star, placed No. 12 over all last year, behind Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks, Jim Carrey …

1st Black Model to Appear in a Fashion Magazine

Yo, AdrienneBy SALA ELISE PATTERSON: It happens all the time. A beautiful young woman decides she wants to become a model and asks a photographer friend to take some head shots. Seventy years ago this ordinary series of events took an unlikely turn. That was because the beautiful woman was black; the photographer was her …

Hair Weaves Tangle Self-Image for Black Women by Malena Amusa

This past winter, I noticed something very unsettling while I was visiting my family in St. Louis. Almost all the black women I encountered were sporting lavishly long hair weaves, fake locks that can add length and volume after being sewed or glued to the scalp. Weaves come in straight, curly and kinky textures. But …