BLACK PANTHER WOMAN – ADIFF Black History Month 2017
Teachers College, Columbia University
525 W. 120th St
New York, NY 10027
Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 @ 3:30pm
Documentary ‘Black Panther Woman’ Tells Tale of Little Known Australian Chapter of the Black Panther Party
In 1972 Marlene Cummins fell in love with the leader of the Australian Black Panther Party. With the break up of that relationship, she spiralled into a cycle of addiction that left her on the streets and vulnerable. Forty years later Marlene travels to a gathering of international Black Panthers in New York. The journey takes her back in time. Still struggling with addiction, she reveals the secrets she has held onto, to face her demons today. Directed by Rachel Perkins, Australia, 2014, Documentary, 53 min, in English.
Shown with STOLEN GENERATION