Baadasssss Cinema
Baadasssss Cinema (2001)

British director Isaac Julien takes on the Blaxploitation era of the '70s in the hour-long documentary Baadasssss Cinema. With archive film clips and interviews, this brief look at a frequently overlooked historical period of filmmaking… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 28, 2003
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Jason Gorber
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While certainly not stupendous, the film does provide a nice primer on the history and context for Blaxploitation cinema.

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Lucas Martins
A important and comprehensive study about the blaxploitation cinema from the 70's with the most representative people of this genre. Fresh.
Chris Weber
A decent documentary that serves as a pretty good introduction to the genre, despite being unbalanced (lack of much criticism and the negative impact of these… More
Anthony Lawrie
Just like 'Blaxploitation' films, this doc seems to come and then go. It?s not a great insight into the movement but it does have some great… More