IN THE THEATER……
The Black Women’s Film Festival This year we will screen a variety of short films curated by the New York based, New Negress Film Society. Each film will be produced by an emerging black woman filmmaker and will feature some unique genres and perspectives. There will be a talkback session with the visiting filmmakers after the closing credits.
May 13th & 14th @ 8:00 pm – Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the box office. The line-up includes:
Afronauts Directed by Frances Bodomo – 16th July 1969: America prepares to launch Apollo 11. Thousands of kilometers away, a ragtag group of Zambian exiles is trying to beat America to the Moon.
Seventh Grade Directed by Stefani Saintonge -Everyone is growing up except Patrice. But when a raunchy rumor threatens her best friend’s reputation, she’s forced to join the party and embrace adolescence.
Cakes Da Killa: NO HOMO – Directed by Ja’Tovia Gary – Born Rashard Bradshaw, Cakes Da Killa is a 22 year old hip hop artist. As an openly gay man he is not your run of the mill rapper, but he just might be your new favorite.
Pain Revisited Directed by Dyani Douze and Nontsikelelo Mutiti – This audiovisual project re-imagines the black body in pain as an agent of potentiality through art and collaboration.
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