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Documentary

Women's History Month

African Women Directors

Film

African Women Directors

First Lady of Sierra Leone Fatima Bio launched the ‘Hands Off Our Girls’ Campaign in December 2018 to…

Black N Black

Film

Black N Black

Directed by Zadi Zokou
Black N Black is a documentary that explores the relationship between African Americans and African immigrants to the…

BOSS: THE BLACK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS

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BOSS: THE BLACK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS

Directed by Stanley Nelson
This film shines a light on the story of resilience and resistance within the black American experience in…
May Series

Bound: Africans Vs. African Americans

Film

Bound: Africans Vs. African Americans

Directed by Peres Owino
This documentary uses personal testimonials to expose this rift, then it takes us on a journey through the…

Glorious Exit

Film

Glorious Exit

Directed by Kevin Merz
Jarreth Merz, a Swiss-Nigerian actor living in Los Angeles, is summoned to Nigeria to bury his father.

International Art in Cuba: Black Mozart in Cuba & Resistance

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International Art in Cuba: Black Mozart in Cuba & Resistance

Directed by Dania IIisástigui Avilés, Stephanie James, Steve James
Watch two films celebrate art in Cuba
May Series

Invisible Color: Black is More Than a Color

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Invisible Color: Black is More Than a Color

Directed by Sergio Giral
This latest documentary by the Dean of Afro-Cuban Cinema Sergio Giral investigates the black Cuban exile community in…
Women's History Month

Black Divas: Josephine Baker & Mary Lou Williams – Q&A

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Black Divas: Josephine Baker & Mary Lou Williams – Q&A

Directed by Annette von Wangenheim, Carol Bash
Two documentaries following the lives of important musicians who had a big impact on the world at large...
Women's History Month

Looking for Life – Free Screening!

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Looking for Life – Free Screening!

Directed by Claudette Coulanges
Looking for Life introduces the viewer to two women, Anne-Rose and Rosemene, who each one has their own…
Black History Month

NASSER’S REPUBLIC: THE MAKING OF THE MODERN EGYPT

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NASSER’S REPUBLIC: THE MAKING OF THE MODERN EGYPT

Directed by Michal Goldman
The story of the most important political leader in the post-colonial Arab world. NASSER'S REPUBLIC: THE MAKING OF…
Black History Month

NZINGA QUEEN OF ANGOLA (NJINGA RAINHA DE ANGOLA)

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NZINGA QUEEN OF ANGOLA (NJINGA RAINHA DE ANGOLA)

Directed by Sergio Graciano
In 17th century Angola, Nzinga leads her kingdom in a long struggle for independence. After witnessing the murder of…

Panama Dreams

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Panama Dreams

Directed by Alison Saunders
Panama Dreams transports the viewer on filmmaker Alison Saunders’ modern-day search for descendants of an ancestor who left...
May Series

Stambali

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Stambali

Directed by Nawfel Saheb-Ettaba
In Tunisia, the history of stambali goes back to the arrival of the first men and women taken…
Black History Month

TANGO NEGRO: THE AFRICAN ROOTS OF TANGO

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TANGO NEGRO: THE AFRICAN ROOTS OF TANGO

Directed by Dom Pedro
Director Dom Pedro reveals the depth of the footprints of the African music on the tango, through this…
Women's History Month

Teddy Pendergrass: If You Don’t Know Me

Film

Teddy Pendergrass: If You Don’t Know Me

Directed by Olivia Lichtenstein
This entertaining and moving musical documentary explores the rise of Teddy Pendergrass, the first male African American...
Women's History Month

The Black Mozart in Cuba

Film

The Black Mozart in Cuba

Directed by Stephanie James, Steve James
The Black Mozart in Cuba is the latest act in the rehabilitation of the memory of this extraordinary…
Women's History Month

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom – Q&A

Film

The Green Book: Guide to Freedom – Q&A

Directed by Yoruba Richen
Discover the real story of the Green Book, the guide that changed how black people traveled in America.…
May Series

They Are We

Film

They Are We

Directed by Emma Christopher
They Are We is the story of a remarkable reunion, 170 or so years after a family was…
Black History Month

TIME AND JUDGMENT

Film

TIME AND JUDGMENT

Directed by Menelik Shabazz
Time and Judgement is an overview of the African Liberation Movement that spans a period of 400 hundred…