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screen(writer). audience @criterion. tweeting earnestly about film, tv, music, books, & the future. 💌: mayacade@hey.com

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new york city in the 1980s. 📸: jamel shabazz https://t.co/kWdogul9SW @boaeditions omg 🥰 @juliacraven 🤧
12/5
2020
@jourdayen very few people are funnier than someone who’s ~earnestly~ wrong. @dradambanks !!!! @justiceaudre ♥️ aw jus.https://t.co/cKFpGHypeSmore moments of black tenderness on screen. this time from “birthright” (1939). https://t.co/WnpAxjNTeu @jourdayen 🥰🥰🥰the little girl who sold the sun / la petite vendeuse de soleil (1999) @Kanopy https://t.co/tcy6YpY9tC https://t.co/nEN0vCLOAKhttps://t.co/o9JuIsAzxi https://t.co/bjHP252nzTnew to me films in december 2020: @LaNoireDe not me seeing his image and thinking the same thing 😭 @byshefon you already know 🖤 hope you’re having a great, great friday! @BGUnscripted 🙌🏾 and i still have more films to add that are streaming on the channel. 🖤 @byshefon i mean that’s the part!!!!!always thinking about these photos of eartha kitt at home in 1957. 📸: ben martin https://t.co/YQsJDlQUFzfor @vulture i reviewed I’M YOUR WOMAN looking at the film through the lens of women’s position in crime dramas and… https://t.co/3Rh5JwxqnG
Retweeted by maya cade @PaigeUnabridged an icon living! ♥️ love you so much ♥️ @myabriabe of course!!! @myabriabe i never saw this. thank you so much, mya. 🖤🖤🖤🖤 let me go subscribe to your substack! @danielatlarge 😭😭😭 @mariaajudice 😭 it really does!“within our gates” (1920) dir. oscar micheaux the earliest surviving black feature. the complex, dark, and moving… https://t.co/pUGKLnD5BY“black is... black ain’t” (1994) dir. marlon riggs this documentary brilliantly captures the explosive conversati… https://t.co/0JOUgEnAfa @ddhewty abolish the lee fang complex!!! @Harmony_Holiday thee taste!!!!!’n“tongues untied” (1989) dir. marlon riggs a visionary documentary that sings the style, culture, and oppression u… https://t.co/flTBAH4kao @fiveboiii ok but actually!! @sewergilf 🖤🖤🖤🖤 @jtimpane @redroomrantings definitely!“bless their little hearts” (1984) dir. bill woodberry this rarely-seen masterpiece examines how chronic unemploy… https://t.co/IZUktbBrLR @ohmakeda 🥰 there she is“daughters of the dust” (1991) dir. julie dash this lyrical masterwork offers a lush glimpse into the gullah peop… https://t.co/nHao4Ma6Yf @DigitalHistory_ !!! this is high on my watch list! and will bring it up higher with your recommendation! 🖤 @screenswriteher hello!!! that *part* @BigNerdMary worth your time!! @enjolifromspace my only true regret too 🥵🖤I really enjoyed this when it was rereleased in theaters a couple of years ago. If you've been enjoying Small Axe I… https://t.co/EvPtidWLc5
Retweeted by maya cade“black girl” (1966) dir. ousmane sembène this seemingly straightforward film about a woman who moves to france to… https://t.co/YOcVTSRaDf @BandamlakYimenu !! worth your time & i genuinely do not know. @chisomizm hello! 🖤 exactly why i’ll never call myself an aspiring screenwriter. 🖤 you are or you are not. @chisomizm 😭😭😭“a well spent life” (1971) dir. les blank a moving tribute to mance lipscomb, who many consider the greatest guita… https://t.co/zFTDvdldaB @WhitlockAndPope !!! honestly a gem all around. too intense for me to ever see again but definitely a lot to love. sublime soundtrack, too!not me forgetting the link: https://t.co/lsxFO8Xul9 ♥️ https://t.co/Oo2aVTRDJz“babylon” (1980) dir. franco rosso set in early 80s london, this fearless film charts a young DJ’s path as he pur… https://t.co/B87CZadXtG
12/4
2020
“rafiki” (2018) dir. wanuri kahiu in the vibrant world of this film, this tender and familiar love story between t… https://t.co/P3PTw7VHxN @casselle 🖤 @LaNoireDe 🥺 that’s the part @thinglygrammar same!!! i’m about to tap in this weekend though. 🖤 @jourdayen @badromancepod can’t wait to listen!! 💘 @kellyrhonesdead !!! i’m excited to rewatch it myself this weekend. @cainlofton 🥰 @dreaalexand omg!!!!!! happy birthday fellow, sag. i hope you have a day worthy of you 🖤🖤🖤🖤 @cynfinite omg love when faves linking up!!!!! can’t wait to visit y’all on the other side of this 🥰 @cynfinite looks great 🥰 @cynfinite 👀some years are this. some years are that. https://t.co/d7Wi5M7J9X
Retweeted by maya cade @jentrification 😭 iconic. i’ve already watched the show all the way through in quarantine. time to go for a second time around. @roxana_hadadi @RottenTomatoes you deserve!! 🖤 we’re all rooting for you! @roxana_hadadi @RottenTomatoes 🔥 congrats!!!Currently watching for the first time. https://t.co/47ET2Ndc0V
Retweeted by maya cade @jentrification 😭 i love how this show casually captures how dumb ~professional~ men can be. @mtmarch mary tyler 😭 @Jezebel justice had time for justice today!!!!!! @PKGM 📝🖤 @christinalefou 🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰“black mother” (2018) dir. khalik allah from its tumultuous history to its urgent present, this documentary is a… https://t.co/Z7hSP60TNZ @BriahnnaWrites i was gonna send you a voice note and ask you for your take. glad it does justice. 🖤 @ifursure 📝 that part! @privateislandr @criterionchannl 🖤🖤🖤🖤“shakedown” (2018) dir. leilah weinraub this documentary charts the 8 year run of shakedown, an underground black… https://t.co/ZgPQuAy9am“12 o’clock boys” (2013) dir. lotfy nathan this intimate documentary captures the thrilling experience of becoming… https://t.co/QxVIo3RKBd @Soeljchillinger 😭 @simonefiii !!!!!!!!!!!!! @Harmony_Holiday woooow this is literally one of the last places i went pre pandemic. holy shit. @teesenscene !!! let me break out my disk tomorrow. it’s time. (haven’t watched in a month lol) thanks for the reminder 🥰 @teesenscene say that!!!! @RegardingJosh 😭 red table gives us entanglements and bad convo but ch only has bad convo to offer @juliacraven hello! @RegardingJosh 😭😭😭😭😭 red table has more to offer than this tbh @CarlyMayberry @ReelTalker omg yes!!!!! @JayElHarris 🚀 @___JaneDough___ 👀 @AishaWatches @criterionchannl 🥰 @Eunice_Bee oooh! love to hear it. let me know if you need additional recs. 🖤 @jasmineuuilson 🖤
12/3
2020
@dariansymone waiiiit @ElisaSDavis @criterionchannl ♥️“color adjustment” (1992) dir. marlon riggs an illuminating documentary that traces forty years of race relations… https://t.co/KIceFVDez5“sidewalk stories” (1989) dir. charles lane a poignant, nearly silent film that endearingly portrays the relation… https://t.co/G40wI0Wsip“a dream is what you wake up for” (1978) dirs. larry bullard and carolyn johnson this masterwork examines what the… https://t.co/jOfc5wcZFxmy brother’s wedding (1983) dir. charles burnett in this timeless film, burnett examines class consciousness in a… https://t.co/i3E32gHX9b“personal problems” (1980) dir. bill gunn in this intimate peek into black city life in 1980, gunn creates a “meta… https://t.co/eMccQgPhgh @sekiyad 🖤 @LizTweetsThings elizabeth 😭 @LizTweetsThings 😭😭😭😭😭😭 @rshanea722 🖤🖤🖤🖤 very much same @DrMaDMo 😭
12/2
2020

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