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Director Nazenet Habtezghi is behind the documentary "Birthing a Nation: The Resistance of Mary Gaffney."

Director’s Cut: Nazenet Habtezghi Unravels the Untold Story of an Enslaved Black Woman’s Bold Decision To Control Her Own Destiny

The filmmaker of “Birthing A Nation: The Resistance of Mary Gaffney” talks about how diving into this slice of history revealed the ultimate act of defiance during the terror of slavery.

Director's Cut: A Cinematic Journey With Director of 'All Dirt Roads Taste Of Salt' Raven Jackson

Her first feature-length film opens in select cities today.

Director's Cut: Sanaa Hamri is Crafting Fantasies and Shaping Worlds

The Moroccan director has traveled from the world of music videos to the fantasy genre in "Wheel of Time."

Director’s Cut: Benny Boom's Impact on the Golden Era of Music Videos


Director's Cut: Aristotle Torres Unveils 'Story Ave' and His Journey from Music Videos to the Big Screen

"Story Ave," his new film, is currently playing in New York and Los Angeles.

Director’s Cut: How Dave Meyers Became One of Hip Hop’s Most Acclaimed Video Directors

The renowned director behind several classic rap videos discusses his love of hip-hop culture and his passion for filmmaking.

Director's Cut: Kelly Park's Odyssey From Philly To Hollywood

This innovator is changing the game on her terms.

Director's Cut: Chris Robinson is The Mastermind Behind Hip Hop's Iconic Videos and Beyond

With over three decades in the industry, the legendary director opens up about his iconic music videos, the art of storytelling, and making the transition to TV and film.

Mariama Diallo: Crafting a Director's Cut of Success in the Heart of NYC

Her latest project, 'The Other Black Girl,' is currently streaming on Hulu.

Director's Cut: Albert Hughes' Journey Crafting Cinematic Excellence

From "Menace II Society" to "The Continental: From the World of John Wick," this Detroit filmmaker has changed the game in Hollywood.

Director's Cut: How Matthew Cherry Went From 'Hair Love' To 'Young Love'

The award-winning director talks to BET about his career and 'Young Love,' which drops on Max Sept. 21.