About Us

TRIBES Entertainment 

TRIBES Entertainment LLC is boutique digital media production company based in Durham, North Carolina. Created by Leslie Cunningham in 2004, TRIBES is known for telling stories from the frontline of urban music, arts and culture. The underground can be a land of muted voices and unsigned talent. With so much to say and do in the arenas of culture and politics, TRIBES is them; and Cunningham’s power to amplify their creative force and carry their work across the globe, grows on. Our media platforms include:

Voted us “Best Online Zine” (2009) and “Poetry Magazine of the Year” (2010), TRIBES Magazine is known for showcasing the countless individuals across the globe as they pioneer entertainment. Each issues is throbbing with the beat of music, hip hop, politics, visual art and photography, and bursting with videos, film, articles, poetry and personal narratives authored by a winning team of entertainment journalists, artists, and social critics.

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TRIBES Entertainment Films creates daring and entertaining narratives that represent a diversity of subjects and communities. Our collection of engaging documentary film and videos have screened on public television, online and at film festivals in the U.S. and internationally. 

TRIBES offers creative and video production services.