Freedom movie

Kasi Lemmons explains why “Harriet” is a “freedom movie”

When filmmaker Kasi Lemmons was invited to meet producer Debra Martin Chase a few years ago, she figured they would just have a general discussion. An actress who made her directorial debut in 1997 with the acclaimed family drama The Bayou of Eve, Lemmons remains one of Hollywood’s most under-recognized artists, despite her still strong […]