Images of Black Women Festival Highlights ‘Diversity in the Diaspora’

Participants of the 8th Anniversary Images of Black Women Film Festival, in London from April 13th to 15th, will be taken from Canada to Zimbabwe (via Gaudeloupe) on screen, as the film festival focuses this year illustrating diversity of films about/by black women across the diaspora. In addition to film screenings, other events consider the … Continue reading Images of Black Women Festival Highlights ‘Diversity in the Diaspora’

This Week: Black Harvest Film Festival Opens 8/5/11

The 17th annual Black Harvest Film Festival opens in Chicago on Friday, August 5 and runs through Thursday, September 1.  They've got an exciting lineup of 16 features and 30 shorts this year and as always, there's a special emphasis on local Chicago filmmakers. Victoria Mahoney's Yelling to the Sky will screen on Friday, August … Continue reading This Week: Black Harvest Film Festival Opens 8/5/11