Black Films To Watch in 2021

To better understand the worldwide protests of 2020, watch the ones in bold.

  1. Stormy Weather (1943)
    For fans of musicals, this all-Black production features Lena Horne, Cab Calloway, and the Nicholas Brothers.
  2. A Raisin in the Sun (1961)
    Based on the Lorraine Hansberry play of the same name, this melodrama follows a Black family in Chicago who are striving for a better life.
  3. Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967)
    Truly a classic, a prerequisite to Jordan Peele’s Get Out. Sidney…