Melvin Van Peebles: ‘Godfather of black cinema’ dies at 89

, Melvin Van Peebles: ‘Godfather of black cinema’ dies at 89, The Evepost BBC News
, Melvin Van Peebles: ‘Godfather of black cinema’ dies at 89, The Evepost BBC News

“You have to not let yourself believe you can’t. Do what you can do within the framework you have. And don’t look outside. Look inside.”

― the iconic artist, filmmaker, actor, playwright, novelist, composer and sage Melvin Van Peebles, who has gone home at the age of 89. pic.twitter.com/36BQKzN9G7

— Ava DuVernay (@ava) September 22, 2021