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BLACK FRANCE – PAST & PRESENT

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 BLACK FRANCE: PAST & PRESENT   Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 3pm  Shown with Paris Noir JOSEPHINE BAKER – BLACK DIVA IN A WHITE MAN’S WORLD BUY TICKETS A tender, revealing documentary about one of the most famous and popular […]

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PAPA’S SONG

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 7pm  PAPA’S SONG – FREE SCREENING! RESERVE TICKETS Papa’s Song is a drama of domestic tension and cross-cultural misunderstanding. Nico Verema (Rene van Asten), a decorous, somewhat gloomy Dutch magistrate, lives happily with his wife, […]

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WAALO FENDO – WHERE THE EARTH FREEZES

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Saturday, July 29, 2017 @ 2pm  WAALO FENDO – WHERE THE EARTH FREEZES BUY TICKETS Milan, like Paris or Stuttgart, and like many other European cities, is the theater of the drama of immigration. Demba reconstructs his story and that […]

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OTOMO

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Saturday, July 29, 2017 @ 3:30pm  OTOMO BUY TICKETS A powerful film portraying institutionalized racism and police brutality, Otomo provides a convincing look at the everyday world of refugees, who are continuously surrounded by tension and insecurity. In the summer […]

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GURUMBE – AFRO-ANDALUSIAN MEMORIES

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Saturday, July 29, 2017 @ 5:30pm  GURUMBE – 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 […]

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TIME AND JUDGEMENT

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Saturday, July 29, 2017 @ 7:30pm  TIME AND JUDGEMENT BUY TICKETS Time and Judgement is an overview of the African Liberation Movement that spans a period of 400 hundred years. The film narrates the tribulations and successes of people of […]

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NIGHT OF DESTINY

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 1pm  NIGHT OF DESTINY BUY TICKETS Sixty five years old Abdelkader Silimani, an Algerian Muslin living in France, after inadvertently witnessing a murder, closely escapes from the murderers by hiding out into a mosque. The […]

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JOSEPHINE BAKER – BLACK DIVA IN A WHITE MAN’S WORLD

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 3pm  JOSEPHINE BAKER – BLACK DIVA IN A WHITE MAN’S WORLD BUY TICKETS A tender, revealing documentary about one of the most famous and popular performing artists of the 20th century. Her legendary banana belt […]

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PARIS NOIR – AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE CITY OF LIGHT

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 3pm  PARIS NOIR – AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE CITY OF LIGHT BUY TICKETS Paris Noir – African Americans in the City of Light is an exciting, enlightening documentary on the presence of African Americans in Paris […]

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MARIANNES NOIRES

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St – Room 136 Thompson  New York, NY 10027 Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 5:30pm  MARIANNES NOIRES – Q&A BUY TICKETS Recent violence and growing nationalism in France have brought fierce debates about the country’s identity to the forefront. In Mariannes Noires, seven different French-born women of African descent […]

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