Hair Videos

In an op-ed on the New York Times, British-Nigerian filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa explained the basis for her documentary about the transition from relaxed to natural hair and what it means to Black women. “There are as many ‘natural hair journeys’ as there are transitioning women. What I find remarkable about the movement is the way [...]


I was emailed a trailer for a black hair documentary. Check it out below… And if you’re in the NY area, details are listed below about a screening on Feb 20 in Brooklyn. In Our Heads About Our Hair – Trailer from Hemamset Angaza on Vimeo. “On Monday, February 20 at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn, NY, [...]


Letter To My Hair Video

December 11, 2010

Jocelyn forwarded her recent video. It’s an ode to loving and treating your hair better, and I can relate… Le Sigh. Enjoy!


Willow Smith unveiled her much-buzzed-about video for “Whip My Hair, my fav song of the moment, earlier this week. I’m sooo in love with the faux ‘hawk shaped heart hairstyle and could not help but chuckle at the toddler and grandma hair-whipping towards the end. According to Willow, “‘Whip My Hair’ means don’t be afraid [...]

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