Posts tagged "international"

Black World Cinema at Chatham 14- The Education of Auma Obama

Black World Cinema at Chatham 14- The Education of Auma Obama
Thursday, March 8, 7pm (Live Post film interview with filmmaker via Skype) ICE Theaters Chatham 210 W 87th St Adm: $5.00 www.icetheaters.com Branwen Okpako’s “The Education of Auma Obama” is a captivating and intimate portrait of the U.S. president’s older half-sister, who embodies a post-colonial, feminist identity. An academic overachiever, she studied linguistics and contemporary... Read more »

Black World Cinema- Black Power Mixtape

Black World Cinema- Black Power Mixtape
Black Power Mixtape: 1967-1975, 2011, Sweden A film by Göran Hugo Olsson At the end of the Sixties and into the early Seventies, European interest in the US Civil Rights Movement and the US anti-war movement peaked. With a combination of commitment and naivetО, Swedish filmmakers traveled across the Atlantic to explore the Black Power... Read more »