Question Of The Day: Would You Go See A Film Called “Dear White People”?

- By Bossip Staff Categories: For Discussion, For Your Information, Hollyweird

We would… This looks like it could spark some real conversation about race.

Indie Film “Dear White People” Satirizes Being Black In Very White Places

There’s an independent film in the works called “Dear White People” which is being called “a satire about being black in a very white place” that we wanted to expose you to. Check out the trailer below then peep the info about how you can help bring it to theaters:

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Here’s some info from the fundraising site that’s trying to get up the gwap to make this film happen:

Remember when Black movies didn’t neccesarily star a dude in a fat suit and a wig? Or have major plot twists timed to Gospel numbers for no apparent reason? No? Damn…

Well believe it or not there was a time when “Black Art-House” was a thing. When movies like Do The Right Thing, Hollywood Shuffle, and Boyz In Da Hood were breaking box office records as well as making us laugh, cry, and think in ways movies hadn’t before.

The humble producers of DEAR WHITE PEOPLE, a satire about being a black face in a white place, long to bring those days back. But we can’t do it without you!

Here’s the deal…we’re looking to raise seed money that will go a tremondously long way in securing the capital we’ll need to produce our million dollar indie feature. With our trailer, script and your help, we believe we can bring this exciting piece of cinema to life! Join us, won’t you?

If you’re down for the cause head to their site to contribute HERE

What do you think about this film and the premise? Will we see this one come to the big screen?

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