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An interview with veteran actor Sterling K. Brown

An interview with veteran actor Sterling K. Brown

Nov. 27 | By Charles Hallman Staff Writer     Sterling K. Brown became a thespian back in high school in St. Louis, Missouri. After graduation, he went on to Stanford, where he earned a drama degree and later a masters in fine arts from New York University. Brown...

Building the ‘Buy Black’ movement in Minnesota

Building the ‘Buy Black’ movement in Minnesota

Nov. 21 | Local entrepreneurs discuss challenges, offer solutions   News Analysis By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   The idea for the recent MSR multi-part Black business series first came last year during a conversation with Twin Cities Black Film Festival...

Women take charge at Twin Cities Black Film Festival

Women take charge at Twin Cities Black Film Festival

Nov. 13 | By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Women ruled at this year’s Twin Cities Black Film Festival (TCBFF) as several female produced and directed films and shorts were screened in September. “Anyone who takes the time and the courage to do this,...

What does the Minnesota Black Chamber of Commerce do for Black business?

What does the Minnesota Black Chamber of Commerce do for Black business?

Nov. 1 | Many Black business owners are not sure   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   The overarching question of the MSR multi-part series on local Black businesses is, “Do Blacks support each other?” During our interviews with many local Black business...

Supporting our own

Supporting our own

Oct. 25 | Community awareness, trust cited as factors in Black business and event success   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   With the African American community being relatively small in Minnesota, it can be challenging for Black business owners and...

Twin Cities Black Film Festival 2013 local filmmakers

Twin Cities Black Film Festival 2013 local filmmakers

Oct. 9 |   (Part one in a series of articles about the Twin Cities Black Film Festival) By Charles Hallman Staff writer   Local filmmakers were featured at this year’s Twin Cities Black Film Festival (TCBFF).  The MSR was in attendance at the...

Homegrown filmmaker has Hollywood ambitions

Homegrown filmmaker has Hollywood ambitions

Nov. 28 | Robert Hayles overcomes obstacles for his MN-made first feature By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Sitting somewhere in the dark was Robert Hayles, watching a comedy motion picture at St. Anthony Main Theatre. The 118-minute feature, Don’t...