Folks love to complain about Tyler Perry movies, but what are they actually doing about it? Meaning, when there are other black film options available , do black people support them or ignore them? Well, now’s the time to either put up or shut up, because there are some superb black movies on the horizon that offer a stark contrast to Tyler Perry’s Madea.
Remember Ava DuVernay? DuVernay won the Best Director award at the Sundance Film Festival for her drama ‘Middle Of Nowhere’, making her the first black woman to win the much coveted honor. In an interview with the Sundance Project 2012, DuVernay said her film was,” a story about a woman named Ruby who has lost her husband to incarceration.”
Here’s a quick synopsis about the film: