Shaka King talks about his long journey to make the Oscar-nominated Fred Hampton story "Judas and the Black Messiah."
Akua Njeri says that both she and Fred Hampton Jr. inserted themselves into the making of the film — one that she said "could not be made without their participation."
"Judas and the Black Messiah" director Shaka King and stars Daniel Kaluuya, LaKeith Stanfield and Dominique Fishback weigh in on whether recent events might impact how audiences will react to the story of Panther revolutionary Fred Hampton.
Here's Yahoo Entertainment's picks for some of the movies we're most excited to see heading into this year's Sundance, including several titles that you can expect to see pop up in the Oscar race.
The new film from Warner Bros. and producer Ryan Coogler co-stars Lakeith Stanfield and is directed by Shaka King.