Posts Tagged ‘Precious’

The dark and disturbing story of a teenage girl dealing with multiple forms of abuse, “Precious” officially became the darling of this year’s Black Reel Awards receiving ten nominations to lead one of the most competitive fields in the organization’s history. (more…)

“Amreeka,” “Big Fan,” “The Hurt Locker,” “The Maid” and “A Serious Man” were the five films nominees for Best Feature instead of “Precious” at this year’s Gotham Independent Film Awards announced last week. After seeing three of the five noms both “Locker” and “Serious” are legit. The jury is still out on “Fan” and “Amreeka” but “Precious” is the the peer of both “Locker” and “Serious,” and in our humble opinion, superior to “The Maid!”