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

Anthology Film Archives Presents United We Stand: South African Cinema during Apartheid

UNITED WE STAND: SOUTH AFRICAN CINEMA DURING APARTHEID April 7 – April 18 “Presented for the first time in the United States, this thoughtfully curated program by South Africa-based Trevor Taylor, US-based Seagull Films and UK-based Contemporary Films, offers an important, authentic, and in-depth look at South Africa under Apartheid. Deeply moving, and not to … Continue reading Anthology Film Archives Presents United We Stand: South African Cinema during Apartheid

A Litany for Survival: The Life and Work of Audre Lorde

Date: February 12, 2011 Time: 11am Location: Washington, D.C. Price: Free A Litany for Survival: The Life and Work of Audre Lorde Ada Gay Griffin & Michelle Parkerson Producer: Third World Newsreel US I 1995 I 60 minutes I English A portrait of Audre Lorde, the eloquent, award-winning black, lesbian, poet, mother, teacher, and activist, … Continue reading A Litany for Survival: The Life and Work of Audre Lorde