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 1, 2001
DVD 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