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ADIFF Chicago – 9 to 15 June, 2017

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To celebrate its 15th Anniversary in Chicago, the African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF) – hosted by Facets Cinematheque and presented by ArtMattan Productionsts from June 9 to 15 – will present its most ambitious program to date in the Windy City. With 16 documentaries and fiction films set in The United States, Chile, Canada, […]

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Doctor Bello – Black Indies

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 DOCTOR BELLO Saturday, June 3, 2017 @ 3PM — TICKETS Q&A with Executive Producer Brenda Abulu after the screening Set in Nigeria and New York City, the film is about an African-American cancer specialist in New York, Dr. Michael Durant (Isaiah Washington), who tries to […]

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NY’S DIRTY LAUNDRY – Black Indies

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 NY’S DIRTY LAUNDRY Sunday, June  4 @ 6PM – Tickets PANEL DISCUSSION ABOUT IMMIGRATION AFTER THE SCREENING! NY’s Dirty Laundry takes place 18 days after the WTC bombings when Arab Muslims became the target of brutal attacks, racial profiling and slurs as the […]

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Good Funk – Black Indies

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 GOOD FUNK Saturday, June 3, 2017 @ 7:30PM — TICKETS Q&A with director after the screening! Set in Red Hook, a Brooklyn neighborhood on the verge of gentrification, GOOD FUNK is the story of three generations of citizens whose lives intersect through acts of kindness […]

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FREE SCREENING: Spirits of Rebellion: Black Cinema from UCLA

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 Friday, June 2, 2017 @ 8PM FREE SCREENING – Tickets SPIRIT OF REBELLION: Black Cinema from UCLA – Q&A   WINNER, ADIFF 2016 Public Award for Best Film Directed by a Woman of Color!   Reserve your seat! SPIRITS OF REBELLION: BLACK CINEMA FROM UCLA […]

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Fevers – Black Indies

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027   Sunday, June 4, 2017 @ 4PM — TICKETS FEVERS Fevers/ Fievres, winner of FESPACO – Africa’s largest film festival – 2015 grand prize, the Golden Stallion of Yennenga, is a French version of We Need to Talk About Kevin about a disturbed young man […]

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DESIREE – Black Indies

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263 Macy Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 DESIREE Sunday, June 3, 2017 @ 1PM — TICKETS Set in Brooklyn, New York this Dutch film is based on a true story that appeared on a New York newspaper in 1980. Desirée lives in the past and has difficult relationships with people […]

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Almodou – Black Indies

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Teachers College, Columbia University 525 W. 120th St New York, NY 10027 ALMODOU  Saturday, June 3 @ 5:30pm Tickets Sometimes distasteful practices are most effectively criticized with a good sense of humor. Meet Modou, a young, courageous and determined talibé – a pupil in a Koranic school – who manages to escape from his corrupt […]

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SUBMIT YOUR FILM!

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  The African Diaspora International Film Festival is now accepting submissions for its festivals in Chicago (June), Washington DC (July), Paris (September) and New York (November/December). Our deadline for our New York festival is June 30, 2017 for shorts and documentaries, and August 31, 2017 for feature films. However, please submit your films as soon […]

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