Katrina: 14 Years Later: From Hope to Deception

  • 106 mins

In this program, we explore the devastating effects of Katrina. 14 years later, the communities affected are still working hard to bounce back.

We will screen Fear No Gumbo (Stop Stealing Our Sh*T)the latest documentary by aspiring rapper Kimberly Rivers-Roberts whose work and life were feature in the Oscar Nominated heart-wrenching 2008 documentary about Katrina and its aftermath, Trouble the Water by Carl Deal and Tia Lessin.

There will be a discussion with Ms. Rivers-Roberts after the screening.

In this program


Trouble the Water (USA)

Directed by Carl Deal, Tia Lessin

A redemptive tale of an aspiring rap artist surviving failed levees and her own troubled past and seizing a chance for a new beginning

Fear No Gumbo (stop stealing our sh*t), (USA)

Directed by Kimberly Rivers- Roberts

Kimberly Rivers-Roberts knows the false hope and failure Black folks are experiencing because the community isn’t bouncing back fast enough from the devastation caused by Katrina.

Dates & Times
MIST Harlem

Thu Dec 5
7:00 pm

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