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May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

FREEDOM SUMMER FILM SERIES: When I Saw You

A refugee camp in Jordan, 1967. Like thousands of Palestinians forced from their homes by Israeli expansion, 11-year-old Tarek waits in vain for the day when he’ll be able to return to his old life, and, more importantly, his missing father.
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May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

FREEDOM SUMMER FILM SERIES: Mandabi (1968)

This film explores themes of neocolonialism, religion, corruption, and relationships in Senegalese society. 
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May 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

FREEDOM SUMMER FILM SERIES | The People’s Fighters: Teofilo Stevenson

Over the past 50 years, Cuba has produced more Olympic boxing medalists than any other country. That success was spearheaded by Teófilo Stevenson, who once famously turned down a million-dollar offer to fight Muhammad Ali and turn professional, choosing instead to continue fighting for his beloved homeland.

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

FREEDOM SUMMER FILM SERIES | MARIGHELLA

In this biographical film, we follow the story of Carlos Marighella, a Brazilian Marxist Leninist revolutionary and guerrilla fighter, who is most known for writing the Minimanual of the Urban Guerilla.
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June 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

FREEDOM SUMMER FILM SERIES | ARMY OF CRIME

In this film based on a true story, the poet Missak Manouchian leads a mixed bag of youngsters and immigrants in a clandestine battle against the Nazi occupation. Twenty-two men and one woman fighting for an ideal and for freedom. News of their daring attacks, including the assassination of an SS general, eventually reaches Berlin.
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June 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

FREEDOM SUMMER FILM SERIES | TONGUES UNTIED

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July 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Freedom Summer Film Series: José Martí: The Eye of The Canary

The formative years of Cuban national hero José Julián Martí Pérez are explored in Fernando Pérez's handsome, robust historical epic, set during the 1860s in colonial Havana.
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July 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Freedom Summer Film Series: I Am Cuba (1964)

A study in contrasts set in and around Havana that explores Cuba's 1959 revolution. The film's stunning cinematography led to its resurgence in the early 1990s and has been restored and rereleased several times.
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July 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Freedom Summer Film Series | Eyes of the Rainbow

The film is a documentary about Assata Shakur, consisting primarily of a personal interview with Assata herself on the day her mother died as she recounts her experience as a political prisoner in the United States.
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July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Freedom Summer Film Series + Q&A: Cuban Roots / Bronx Stories

Cuban Roots/Bronx Stories highlights the historical journey of an Afro-Cuban family, from Jamaica, to Cuba, to the Bronx, revealing that the Cuban-American experience is more diverse, racially and ideologically, than we are often led to believe.
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