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Black History Month

Leaders throughout history

Black History Month

ALEIJADINHO, PASSION, GLORY AND TORMENT

Film

ALEIJADINHO, PASSION, GLORY AND TORMENT

Directed by Geraldo Santos Pereira
Set in 19th century Brazil – at a time when slavery was still at the foundation of the...
Black History Month

BARROW: FREEDOM FIGHTER (Shown with Catch a Fire)

Film

BARROW: FREEDOM FIGHTER (Shown with Catch a Fire)

Directed by Marcia Weekes
BARROW: FREEDOM FIGHTER, is a passionate story about the courage of one man who relentlessly preached a gospel…
Black History Month

CATCH A FIRE (Shown with Barrow: Freedom Fighter)

Film

CATCH A FIRE (Shown with Barrow: Freedom Fighter)

Directed by Menelik Shabazz
Catch a Fire tells the story of Deacon Paul Boggle, often described as a 19th century Malcom X…
Black History Month

JACQUES ROUMAIN: PASSION FOR A COUNTRY

Film

JACQUES ROUMAIN: PASSION FOR A COUNTRY

Directed by Arnold Antonin
This exploration of Haitian society of the late 19th and early 20th centuries focuses on the tormented life…
Black History Month

NASSER’S REPUBLIC: THE MAKING OF THE MODERN EGYPT

Film

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)

Film

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…
Black History Month

TANGO NEGRO: THE AFRICAN ROOTS OF TANGO

Film

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…
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…