'Dope': It's hard to kick the stereotyping habit

Film / Reviews Jul 27, 2016

'Dope': It's hard to kick the stereotyping habit

by Giovanni Fazio

Growing up black in America inevitably means dealing with the stereotypes that the majority (white) culture places on you, and more than a few films have explored those tensions. With "Dope," Nigerian-American writer-director Rick Famuyiwa takes it a step further and asks: What does ...