Tonight: Mississippi Damned in New Orleans with Director Tina Mabry

The New Orléans Afrikan Film and Arts Festival Project is presenting Tina Mabry's Mississippi Damned tonight, September 16 at 6:30 pm.  Mabry will be in attendance. Location: The New Orleans African-American Museum This screening is a sneak preview of the 2011 Mississippi River 9th Ward Film and Arts Festival.  This year's festival will take place from October 6 - … Continue reading Tonight: Mississippi Damned in New Orleans with Director Tina Mabry

Mississippi River 9th Ward Film and Arts Festival: October 1-10

Founded in 2007 by Senegalese filmmaker and New Orleans resident Joseph Gai Ramaka and Eileen Julien, a native New Orleanian and professor of French, comparative literature, and African diaspora studies at Indiana University, the New Orleans Afrikan Film and Arts Festival Project (NOAFEST) exposes the New Orleans public to new ideas and other worlds through … Continue reading Mississippi River 9th Ward Film and Arts Festival: October 1-10