John Akomfrah’s Films in NYC

Black Audio Film Collective co-founder John Akomfrah’s latest film, The Nine Muses, opened at the MOMA this past weekend.  One more screening is scheduled for Wednesday, October 12 at 4:30.  Click HERE for more info.

You can also see two of Akomfrah’s previous films, Seven Songs for Malcolm X (1993) and The Last Angel of History (1997), at the Maysles Institute through Sunday, October 16.  Purchase tickets HERE.  For a New York Times review of these two films, click HERE.


About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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