Black Directors, Their Movies, and The Money

AntoineFuqua

Fuqua on box office double standards:  “There are a lot of different challenges [for black filmmakers]. Some are the same challenges that every director has. But for us, if you have a failure or two, walking into the room [with studio executives] you already have one foot being pushed back out," said Fuqua (shown above directing Richard Gere in a scene from Brooklyn's Finest). "That is just something you’re going to have to deal with."  (Image source: Overture Films)

Fuqua on box office double standards: “There are a lot of different challenges [for…

M-110 BF_0030_00061 Director Antoine Fugua goes over a scene with Richard Gere on the set of Overture Films’ BROOKLYN’S FINEST.