John Singleton, Director Of 'Boyz N The Hood' Hospitalized With StrokeSingleton became the first black filmmaker to receive an Oscar nomination when he was cited for his debut feature, "Boyz N the Hood," set in his native Los Angeles and released in 1991.
Kyle Prater: From Football To FilmmakingWhen Kyle Prater arrived at Northwestern in 2012, he had superstar potential. However, his promising football career didn’t exactly have a Hollywood ending. Now Prater is flipping the script as a filmmaker.
Ava DuVernay To Make Prince Documentary For NetflixThe documentary will be made with extensive use of Prince's archives and will span the artist's entire life.
Spike Lee On 'BlacKkKlansman': Don't Call It A ComebackSpike Lee heard the whispers. Just a few years ago, some were suggesting that Lee was no longer the essential filmmaker he had once been.
Students Return Home From Uganda After Filmmaker DiesA bittersweet homecoming on Wednesday for Chicago students and others who knew local filmmaker David Steiner.
Someone You Should Know: Filmmaker Shuli EschelEschel's documentary captures the history of the Maxwell Street Market. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Iraqi-Born Chicago Filmmaker Attacked In IowaA documentary-maker for a Chicago-based film production company says he was attacked in Iowa while making a film about the treatment of Arabs in the United States.