Hidden Figures

NASA Dedicates New Facility In Honor Of ‘Hidden Figures’ Icon Katherine Johnson

https://youtu.be/smTcsodvEqM NASA has dedicated its newest, state-of-the-art research facility in Hampton, Virginia to Katherine Johnson. The $23 million building will… Read More

September 25, 2017

Golden Globes’ Awkward ‘Hidden Fences’ Mistake Is Now A Real Play

During the 2017 Golden Globes, Hollywood made it painfully obvious that it couldn't distinguish two films with a predominantly black cast… Read More

April 18, 2017

A ‘Hidden Figures’-Inspired Curriculum Now Exists

A curriculum guide based on the Hidden Figures film has been created. Journeys In Film has created a curriculum centered around the… Read More

April 17, 2017

Author Of ‘Hidden Figures’ Book To Receive Literary Award

Margot Lee Shetterly has won a literary award for her book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of… Read More

March 30, 2017

African-American Movie Attendance Doubled In 2016

According to a recent study black movie attendance doubled last year. Conducted by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA),… Read More

March 23, 2017

The Importance of The Oscar’s Light From The Black Lens

In film, as in life, one’s point of view is decisive. Once the point of view is established, it provides… Read More

February 23, 2017

‘Hidden Figures’ Gets Free Screenings Across America For Black History Month

Hidden Figures will be screened for free throughout movie theaters across the country. FOX and AMC Theaters have arranged a series… Read More

February 15, 2017

The Golden Globes Thought ‘Hidden Fences’ Was A Thing, So Stephen Colbert Made A Trailer For It

"Based on the true story of people who think all movies about black people are the same movie" One of… Read More

January 10, 2017

Hear Pharrell’s Floor-Stomping New Song “Able”

It appears that the upcoming Hidden Figures soundtrack is really just a Pharrell album in disguise. The last few months have… Read More

December 2, 2016

Watch New Trailer For ‘Hidden Figures’ Ft. Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe

A new trailer for the film Hidden Figures has been released. Hidden Figures is the true story of three black… Read More

November 17, 2016

Listen To Pharrell’s New Track “Crave” From ‘Hidden Figures’ Soundtrack

The hit machine known as Pharrell Williams is once again back at it. A new Motown sounding song called "Crave," which will… Read More

November 16, 2016

Pharrell and Gospel Giant Kim Burrell Share Spirited Collaboration “I See a Victory”

If we're to read the signs correctly, the soundtrack for the much-anticipated upcoming film, Hidden Figures, will double as Pharrell's… Read More

October 28, 2016

Pharrell Shares Two New Songs From ‘Hidden Figures’ Soundtrack, “Runnin’ + “Surrender”

This Christmas, Hidden Figures, a film that champions the collective and respective genius of three black women in putting John Glenn into… Read More

October 24, 2016

‘Hidden Figures’ Q&A: ‘The Rest Of The World Has To Know About These Women’

Hidden Figures recently premiered at this year's Toronto International Film Festival, offering attendees an exclusive glimpse at the forthcoming film about… Read More

September 12, 2016

Black Women Are The Unsung Heroines Of NASA In First ‘Hidden Figures’ Trailer

Awhile back we had written about forthcoming film Hidden Figures, which tells the stories of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and… Read More

August 15, 2016

Pass The Popcorn: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer & Janelle Monáe Take On Race & Rocket Science In ‘Hidden Figures’

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe are set to take on race and rocket science in the forthcoming… Read More

May 22, 2016