IN THE NEWS

Gil Robertson's New Book Release

Rolling Out

http://rollingout.com/2017/05/16/aafcas-gil-robertson-pens-new-book-inspires-young-people-towards-leadership/

NBCNews.com

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/leadership-new-book-highlights-black-heroes-n766301

NYTrend

http://newyorktrendnyc.com/2017/05/15/summer-reading-list-from-entertainment-to-inspirational/

8th AAFCA Awards

Los Angeles Times: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/la-et-mn-aafca-moonlight-lemonade-20161212-story.html

Variety: http://variety.com/2016/film/news/moonlight-african-american-film-critics-1201940071/

The Hollywood Reporter: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/moonlight-named-best-picture-by-african-american-film-critics-association-955250

Best Year in Black Cinema

The Root: http://www.theroot.com/blog/the-grapevine/black-film-critics-2016-isnt-the-year-for-oscarssowhite/

Essence: http://www.essence.com/entertainment/african-american-film-critics-association-oscarssowhite-hold

Page 6: http://pagesix.com/2016/11/28/the-oscars-probably-wont-be-so-white-this-year/

AAFCA HONORS SIDNEY POITIER

Shadow and Act:  http://shadowandact.com/2016/11/03/sidney-poitier-to-receive-african-american-film-critics-association-aafca-inaugural-icon-award/

The Undefeated: http://theundefeated.com/features/actor-sidney-poitier-to-be-honored-at-african-american-film-critics-association-ceremony/

Ebony: http://www.ebony.com/entertainment-culture/aafca-honors-sidney-poitier-with-icon-award#axzz4Sjh6RHXb

2016 Special Achievement Honorees

Los Angeles Times: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/la-et-mn-aafca-lee-daniels-20161024-snap-story.html

WCLK:  http://wclk.com/post/lee-daniels-others-be-honored-during-aafca-s-special-achievement-awards

LA Daily News: http://www.dailynews.com/arts-and-entertainment/20161025/legendary-disney-animator-floyd-norman-to-receive-african-american-film-critics-award


The Mercury News | Emmy diversity will be hard for Oscars to ignore, Hollywood insiders say

Fortune | Lack of Diversity Won't Be a Problem at Sunday's Emmy Awards

NBC NEWS | 'Star Trek' Lives Long and Prospers on 50th Anniversary

NBC NEWS | How Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor Changed Hollywood

NBC | Why the Stakes for New 'Roots' Are Raised

MSNBC | Sidney Poitier legacy still looms large in post-#OscarsSoWhite era

EBERT.COM | PRINCE IN CINEMA, AS REMEMBERED BY THE AFRICAN AMERICAN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION

EBONY | Black Creatives Share How to Truly Colorize Film, TV

THE ROOT | 25 Years Later, the Power and Brilliance of Boyz n the Hood Still Resonate

OZY | THE NETWORKING TITAN OF 'BLACK HOLLYWOOD'

EBONY | AAFCA Oscar Viewing Party Flexes Black Star Power

UPTOWN | Mercedes-Benz USA & AAFCA's Oscars Viewing Party

LOS ANGELES TIMES | Ryan Coogler, Reginald Hudlin, John Singleton honored by African American film critics

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER | AAFCA Awards Keep Focus on Celebration of Black Films

KABC | AAFCA AWARDS RECOGNIZE AFRICAN AMERICANS IN FILM AND TV

NBC | Tonight's #AAFCA Awards Ceremony Touted As The Anti-Oscars

BET | The AAFCA Awards Is Doing What the Oscars Didn’t

LA SENTINEL | 2nd Annual Money On My Mind: The Film & TV Industry Event

BROADWAY WORLD | AAFCA and OneUnited Bank to Host 2nd Annual MONEY ON MY MIND Panel