Michael Rapaport
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 3 Articles
//Columns

The Quest to Understand Tribe
3 Nov 2011 // 5:00 PM

This is supposed to be a documentary, not a fan letter. So how about some balance? It's big picture time when it comes to telling the story of hip-hop.

//Reviews

'30 for 30: When the Garden Was Eden' Challenges the Narrative of the Melting Pot
24 Oct 2014 // 3:00 AM

30 for 30 shows how black men are expected to respond to limits and hopes, to contain, channel or otherwise cope with their frustrations.

Beats, Rhymes, & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest
11 Jul 2011 // 2:25 AM

It's the sort of drama that Tribe fans know too well. If the group mattered so much once, it is also, now, as legendary for its breakups as for its work.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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