John and Elvis Photo

When it comes to filmmaking in the 1990’s, John Singleton is a legend.  From earning an Academy Award Nomination for directing on his first feature, Boyz n the Hood, to working with Tupac and Janet Jackson, his films were a voice for the growing hip hop generation.  On Saturday, June 14, Mr. Singleton sat down with film critic Elvis Mitchell to discuss the various changes in the industry and working with the late Dr. Maya Angelou. – By Velo