Section

Slate Two

Slate 2: Thursday, Dec. 3 12:01 am to Tue, Dec 8 11:59pm

Francophone Cinema, Slate Two

A Son

Film

A Son

Directed by Mehdi Barsaoui
11 year old Aziz needs a liver transplant after being seriously injured during a terrorist ambush while on…
Slate Two

Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

Film

Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

Directed by Zacharias Kunuk
Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner is an epic film made by and about the Inuit peoples of the Canadian…
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Back Of The Moon – GALA SCREENING

Film

Back Of The Moon – GALA SCREENING

Directed by Angus Gibson
1958, Sophiatown. On the eve of his home being demolished by aparheid police, notorious gangster Badman decides that…
Slate Two

Barrow: Freedom Fighter

Film

Barrow: Freedom Fighter

Directed by Marcia Weekes
Narrated by former United States Attorney General Eric Holder whose father is from Barbados, the Errol Barrow docudrama,…
Slate Two

Black British Shorts

Program

Black British Shorts

Slate Two

Burning Night

Film

Burning Night

Directed by Eryk Rocha
Down on his luck and recently divorced, Paulo has begun driving a cab around Rio, hoping he'll make…
Slate Two

Conscience Point

Film

Conscience Point

Directed by Treva Wurmfield
Exploring the roots of American inequity, greed and pollution, Conscience Point contrasts the values of those for whom…
Francophone Cinema, Slate Two

Fevers

Film

Fevers

Directed by Hicham Ayouch
Benjamin is a child in war against the world, he has known violence and social care homes. One…
Slate Two

Fundi: The Story of Ella Baker

Film

Fundi: The Story of Ella Baker

Directed by Joanne Grant
Fundi: The Story of Ella Baker reveals the instrumental role that Ella Baker, a friend and advisor to…
Slate Two

Good Thanks, You?

Film

Good Thanks, You?

Directed by Molly Manning Walker
In the aftermath of an attack, Amy is left voiceless, trapped in a whirlwind of incompetence. She must…
Slate Two

In Times Of Rain

Film

In Times Of Rain

Directed by Itandehui Jansen
In Times of Rain is a powerful story of economic migration between rural and urban Mexico, and the…
Francophone Cinema, Slate Two

Kuessipan

Film

Kuessipan

Directed by Myriam Verreault
Adapted from Naomi Fontaine's acclaimed novel, Kuessipan is Myriam Verreault's first narrative feature.
Slate Two

Mr. Weekend

Film

Mr. Weekend

Directed by McKenzie Woodward
Mr. Weekend is a neo-noir set in Black Los Angeles centered around a middling bookie and how his…
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Rosa Chumbe

Film

Rosa Chumbe

Directed by Jonatan Relayze
Critically acclaimed Rosa Chumbe is a rare film from Peru where the multiculturalism and multiracialism of Peruvien society…
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Spears From All Sides

Film

Spears From All Sides

Directed by Christopher Walker
Spears From All Sides follows the young, charismatic Waorani activist Opi as he tells the dramatic story of…
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Sweet Country

Film

Sweet Country

Directed by Warwick Thornton
Australian western set on the Northern Territory frontier in the 1920s, where justice itself is put on trial…
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The Letter

Film

The Letter

Directed by Christopher King, Maia Lekow
Filmed with a gentle pace and incredible closeness, The Letter is an intimate family portrait that ascends into…
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The Tracker

Film

The Tracker

Directed by Rolf de Heer
The year is 1922 and The Tracker (David Gulpilil, Walkabout, Rabbit-Proof Fence) has the job of pursuing The…
Francophone Cinema, Slate Two

Three Blades

Film

Three Blades

Directed by Matthieu Maunier-Rossi
A day in the life of a family of three in contemporary Haiti. Child, adolescent, man – each…
Francophone Cinema, Slate Two

Thus Spoke The Sea

Film

Thus Spoke The Sea

Directed by Arnold Antonin
The Haitian Sea, as you’ve never seen or heard it before: the sea tells the story of its…
Slate Two

Warrior Women

Film

Warrior Women

Directed by Christina D. King, Elizabeth A. Castle
Warrior Women is the story of Madonna Thunder Hawk, one such AIM leader who shaped a kindred group…
Slate Two

White Lies

Film

White Lies

Directed by Dana Rotberg
Based on a novel by Whale Rider writer Witi Ihimaera, White Lies - New Zealand's entry in the…