Underseen Black Cinema

Under-seen and/or under-appreciated films about black people.

  • Carmen Jones
  • Anna Lucasta
  • Nothing But a Man
  • For Love of Ivy
  • The Learning Tree
  • Georgia, Georgia
  • Buck and the Preacher
  • Black Girl
  • Ganja & Hess
  • A Warm December
  • The Spook Who Sat by the Door
  • Claudine
  • The Education of Sonny Carson
  • Emma Mae
  • Sparkle
  • Passing Through
  • Killer of Sheep
  • Bush Mama
  • Penitentiary
  • Personal Problems
  • Losing Ground
  • Cane River
  • Ashes and Embers
  • Bless Their Little Hearts
  • My Brother's Wedding
  • Hollywood Shuffle
  • Chameleon Street
  • Def by Temptation
  • To Sleep with Anger
  • Daughters of the Dust
  • Straight Out of Brooklyn
  • Deep Cover
  • Just Another Girl on the I.R.T.
  • Sarafina!
  • Fresh
  • Dead Presidents
  • Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored
  • The Watermelon Woman
  • Get on the Bus
  • Eve's Bayou
  • Hav Plenty
  • Down in the Delta
  • Bamboozled
  • Baadasssss!
  • Talk to Me
  • Ballast
  • Medicine for Melancholy
  • Pariah
  • First Match