ADIFF CHICAGO: Sweet Bottom : NYADIFF

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ADIFF CHICAGO: Sweet Bottom


Directed by Gladstone Yearwood , Barbados, 2015, Narrative Feature 94 min, English

SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 9, 8:30pm  – Facets Cinémathèque

TICKETS HERE

Roy Ashby, immigrated to Brooklyn from Barbados as a child with his mother. In Brooklyn, Roy’s mother changed her name and cut off contact with her family. Because of her death in an automobile accident, Roy grew up knowing nothing about his family. When he is deported to Barbados, Roy finds nobody to turn to. A chef by trade, he cannot get a job without a Police Certificate of Character. He is destitute and finds himself in a strange environment. He will do anything to get back to New York.  Shown with Panomumdo as part of CARIBBEAN NIGHT

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WHAT: 16th Annual African Diaspora Film Festival – Chicago

WHEN:  June 8-June 14, 2018

WHERE: Facets Cinémathèque

The Facets Cinémathèque is located at 1517 W. Fullerton Ave. in Chicago. For a full schedule and to order advance tickets online please call 773-281-4114 or 212-864-1760 or visit http://www.facets.org or http://www.NYADIFF.org.  Tickets are  $15 for Opening Night and $10 general admission.

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