FACILITATE ESSENTIAL DIALOGUES
THE DILEMMA OF DESIREThis film explores the work of four women who are shattering myths and lies about female sexual desire, bodies and - ultimately - power. Groundbreaking artist Sophia Wallace challenges long-held ideas of women with her “cliteracy” project, putting front and center the clitoris as fundamental to female orgasm.
HONOR BLACK HISTORY YEAR-ROUND
ALWAYS IN SEASONWhen 17-year-old Lennon Lacy is found hanging from a swing set in rural North Carolina in 2014, his mother’s search for justice and reconciliation begins while the trauma of more than a century of lynching African Americans bleeds into the present. What will it take for Americans to build a national movement for racial justice?
RIVER CITY DRUMBEATThis film follows the story of Edward "Nardie" White, who devoted his life to leading the African-American drum corps he co-founded with Zambia Nkrumah in Louisville, Kentucky three decades ago. Together they inspire youth from their West Louisville neighborhood to thrive by connecting them with the art and cultural traditions of their African ancestors.
THE FIRST RAINBOW COALITION GOOD TALK
with the Organization for Black Struggle
Last month on the 51st anniversary of Black Panther leader Fred Hampton's assassination, the Organization for Black Struggle in St. Louis, MO held a GOOD TALK screening and conversation with the founding members of the original Rainbow Coalition. Bring THE FIRST RAINBOW COALITION speakers to your community!
International Holocaust Remembrance Day
On January 27, filmmaker Roberta Grossman will be speaking at screenings of WHO WILL WRITE OUR HISTORYwith Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach, The Esther Raab Holocaust Museum, the Glasgow Refugee, Aslyum and Migration Network and others.
LANDFALL WINS GRAND JURY PRIZE AT DOC NYC
Through shard-like glimpses of everyday life in post-Hurricane María Puerto Rico, LANDFALL is a cautionary tale for our times. Set against the backdrop of protests that toppled the US colony’s governor in 2019, the film offers a prismatic portrait of collective trauma and resistance. LANDFALL has also been awarded Best Documentary Featurefrom the Boston Latino International Film Festival and Guanajuato International Film Festival, as well as a Special Jury Award from the Florida Film Festival.