The dope folks at The Apollo—in collaboration with The Atlantic and Afropunk—brought the exciting world of Wakanda to the historic landmark theater.
In the opening moments of Black Panther, “Oakland, CA. 1992” flashes on the screen. Cries of “Aayyeeee!” immediately filled the theater last week as I watched the film in that very city—the birthplace of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. We were proud. (WARNING: Black Panther spoilers ahead.) That seemingly small detail connected the film to […]