THIS WEEKEND AT THE BFC/A: Documentaries on Sara Gómez & Ousmane Sembene

Stop by the Black Film Center/Archive this weekend for two exciting screenings. On Friday, October, 14 at 2:00 pm, we're wrapping up our Hispanic Heritage Month program with the 2005 documentary on Afro-Cuban filmmaker Sara Gómez, Where is Sara Gómez.  Watch an extract of it HERE.               On Sunday, … Continue reading THIS WEEKEND AT THE BFC/A: Documentaries on Sara Gómez & Ousmane Sembene

Hispanic Heritage Month at the BFC/A: Focus on Sara Gómez

Today marks the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, and the BFC/A is honoring Afro-Cuban filmmaker Sara Gómez.  Gomez made numerous short documentaries and newsreels for ICAIC, the Cuban national film institute, but is primarily known for her feature film De Cierta Manera (One Way or Another).               Here … Continue reading Hispanic Heritage Month at the BFC/A: Focus on Sara Gómez