Lee Daniel's his drama Precious broke many glass ceilings like Geoffrey Fletcher becoming the very first African American to win an Oscar for his screenplay. The film struck a chord with so many hearts it is backed by greats Tyler Perry and Oprah Winfrey.
Best African-American Films Of All Time
Films like Glory and the Color Purple showed us the truth behind American History while Do the Right Thing and Moonlight showed us the long-lasting effects of the very same history. Check out our list of must-watch African American cinema here.