TONIGHT @ the BFC/A: Jordache A. Ellapen’s cane/cain

Following its premiere at this year’s Durban International Film Festival and a screening at San Francisco’s 3rd i South Asian Film Festival, Jordache A. Ellapen will present cane/cain at the BFC/A tonight at 7:30.  The post-screening discussion will be moderated by LaMonda Horton-Stallings from the Gender Studies department.

Join us beforehand at 6:30.  Pick up a 30th anniversary t-shirt and meet BFC/A staff members.  We’ll also be showing recent experimental shorts from our collection.

cane flyer final

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

3 responses to “TONIGHT @ the BFC/A: Jordache A. Ellapen’s cane/cain

  • George Salt

    Hi, I’m helping out with a film festival in Bristol, the UK (called Afrika Eye) and we’re really keen to see a copy of Cane/Cain, which you screened about 18 months ago. Just wondering if you would be able to pass on any leads to track a copy down. Many thanks, George

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