FFR 155: Judas and the Black Messiah

Continuing our month-long series of episodes focusing on work by Black creators, on today’s podcast we’re taking a look at Judas and the Black Messiah. Directed by Shaka King, the Sundance 2021 premiering film has earned both critical acclaim and scrutiny.  Can a Hollywood movie adequately tell a story about political radicals? Does Judas and the Black Messiah do justice to Fred Hampton? Listen in to hear our thoughts.

Time Stamps:

6:43 - Main discussion on Judas and the Black Messiah

41:48 - What’s your Freq Out?

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