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ADIFF DC: PLAYING AWAY

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Directed by Horace Ove, Trinidad-Tobago/UK, 1986, 100mins, Comedy, English PLAYING AWAY Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 1pm Tickets here To mark the conclusion of their “Third World Week” celebration, a cricket team in a small English village invites a West Indian cricket team from South London to a charity game. “Not surprisingly, there’s wariness on both […]

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ADIFF DC: THE GOOD LIFE / LA BELLE VIE – Q&A

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Rachelle Salnave, Dir, USA/Haiti, 2015, 62min, documentary in English and Creole with English subtitles LA BELLE VIE / THE GOOD LIFE Washington DC Premiere! Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 3pm Screening + Q&A  Tickets here La  Belle  Vie (The  Good  Life)  is  a  story  of  self-discovery  as  Haitian-­‐American  filmmaker, Rachelle Salnave,  ventures  to  confront  the grace, […]

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ADIFF DC: STREETLIGHT HARMONIES

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Directed by Brent Wilson | 2017 | 84 min | Documentary |USA   STREET LIGHT HARMONY – Q&A after the screening! Washington DC Premiere! Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 5:10pm  TICKETS HERE Doo wop, featuring stellar vocal harmonies sung a cappella, was born on street corners in the 1950s. soon, the Coasters, The Drifters and Frankie […]

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ADIFF DC: NO SHADE – CLOSING NIGHT FILM!

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Directed by Clare Anyiam-Osigwe, UK, 2018, Comedy-drama, 104 mins, English CLOSING NIGHT NO SHADE – Q&A US Premiere! Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 7:30pm VIP Reception at 6:30PM Tickets here Told through the prism of love, relationships, dating and marriage, No Shade provides a raw perspective on the issue of colourism and what happens when […]

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ADIFF DC 2018 Schedule

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Schedule at a Glance Friday, August 17, 2018 5:00pm | Stambali 6:30pm | African-Americans in Europe Josephine Baker: Black Diva in a White Man’s World Paris Noir – African Americans in the City of Light OPENING NIGHT 8:00pm | Catered VIP Reception 9:00pm | Timeless – Q&A Saturday, August 18, 2018 10:00am | Boma Tervuren 11:30am | Foreign Body 1:30pm | Afro-Latino Program Revolutionary Medicine The Invisible Color: […]

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