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Spirits of Rebellion: Black Cinema from UCLA – WINNER ADIFF 2016!

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Milbank Chapel Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 SPECIAL SCREENING WITH RECEPTION, AWARD CEREMONY, SCREENING & Q&A Saturday, January 14th, 2017 Award Ceremony & Screening @ 8:30pm. Screening followed by a Q&A and reception. SPIRIT OF REBELLION: Black Cinema from UCLA – Q&A   WINNER, ADIFF 2016 Public Award for […]

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Maya Angelou And Still I Rise!

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027   SUN, Jan. 15 @ 8pm – TC Milbank   Maya Angelou And Still I Rise – Buy tickets!   Best of ADIFF Guest Film!   This is the first film to be made about the incomparable Maya Angelou. The film presents her incredible journey, shedding light […]

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Gurumbé: Afro-Andalusian Memories – Best of ADIFF

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 SUN, Jan. 15 @ 6pm – Milbank GURUMBÉ. AFRO-ANDALUSIAN MEMORIES Buy tickets! Flamenco is synonymous with Spanish culture. Since its inception, theorists have sidelined the fundamental contribution of Afro-Andalusians. Commercial exploitation of the American colonies brought hundreds of Africans to Spain to be […]

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Everything But A Man – Best of ADIFF

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Milbank Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 FRI, Jan. 13 @ 8.30pm – TC Milbank   Buy tickets!  EVERYTHING BUT A MAN Runner Up! ADIFF competition for the Best Film Directed by a Woman of Color She’s Sexy, Strong, Successful… and still single. A successful African-American career woman has a […]

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The Naked Poet – Best of ADIFF

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Milbank Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 FRI, Jan 13 @6:30pm – TC Milbank   THE NAKED POET Buy tickets! The NAKED POET (A Heart Divided) is the Story of a Poet called Lazarus. The film explores the relationships between his friends, family and lovers. Can a man be […]

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Gang of the French Caribbean – Best of ADIFF

Le Gang des Antilles (2016)

Milbank Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 SAT, Jan. 14 @6:30pm GANG OF THE FRENCH CARIBBEAN  Buy tickets Jimmy Larivière is struggling to make ends meet. He has to support his daughter and find his place in society. He gets involved with the Gang des Antillais (Gang of the French […]

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Death by a Thousand Cuts

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 Sun, Jan. 15 @ 4pm – TC Milbank DEATH BY A THOUSANDS CUTS – Q&A Buy tickets! In Death by a Thousand Cuts, the brutal murder of a Dominican park ranger becomes the metaphor for increasing tension between Haiti and the Dominican Republic over […]

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While We Live – Best of ADIFF

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W 120th St New York, New York 10027 SAT, Jan. 14 @ 4:30pm – TC Milbank WHILE WE LIVE Buy tickets!  Kandia, an African woman in her fifties who has lived in Sweden for 30 years, decides to move back to Gambia. Her son Ibbe, who dreams of a career […]

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93 Days – Spotlight on Nigerian Cinema – Best of ADIFF

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Milbank Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 SAT, Jan. 14 @ 2pm  Spotlight on Nigerian Cinema 93 DAYS Buy tickets!   When a foreign civil servant lands in Lagos on a flight from Liberia with a high fever, the first, hopeful response is that it’s only malaria. But Dr. […]

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Afro-Latino Program – Best of ADIFF

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 Enjoy a program of short films exploring the Afro-Latino Experience! SUN, Jan. 15 @ 2pm – Milbank Get your tickets!    JARUSA’S DAY The movie aims at dealing, in a delicate way, with the matter of the loneliness, present in several buildings occupied by […]

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