Summer Sunday evenings make us want to kick back and get lost in a good plot. Check out these awesome Youtube films.
An African City- which follows five women who have moved back to the “Continent” (specifically Accra in Ghana) after spending most of their lives in the West. This series is a truly original, unique perspective on what it means to be a Black woman balancing relationships, career, financial independence, and cultural identity. It provides an alternative to the mainstream stereotypes we see of African women as impoverished and uneducated. Indeed, the women in ‘An African City’ are educated, privileged, sexy, and sophisticated.
Everything I Did Wrong In My 20's- After losing her job, Stephanie Rogers, a depressed 35+ year-old begins the search for happiness. She reflects on the choices she made in her 20's that led her to unhappiness and regret in her 30's.
Yellow- actor Austen Jaye plays a single man in Los Angeles, whose dating and personal life are affected by the stereotypes and perceptions of the lighter skinned Black man from those in his own community.
Giants- Giants, the scripted drama will take a look at the lives of three black
The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl- Issa Rae’s breakout project that put her on the map as storyteller, writer, content creator, follows the life of J as she interacts with co-workers and love interests who place her in uncomfortable situations.
First- Robin and Charles have known each other since middle school, but have their first date in their late 20s. As the day of surprises unfolds, they quickly realize there is more than friendship in their future. Watch them go through their first everything.
Milk + Honey- Executive produced by actor Idris Elba and brown paper dolls,milk+honey creates a delicate balance of drama and comedy, while exploring the lives of four career-driven African American women in their pursuit of love, spirituality and success in Los Angeles.
Black Actress- Presented by Issa Rae of "Awkward Black Girl" fame, Black Actress follows Kori Bailey as she jumps back into auditioning after taking a much needed, brief hiatus. But she begins second guessing herself and the business as she finds that auditions aren't coming as easy as they used to.