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February 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Mouth Harp in Minor Key: Screening and Discussion

At the center of this award-winning documentary are Hamid Naficy, author and scholar of Middle Eastern and Iranian cinema and his family, who remained in Iran. Behind them, however, we see the shadows of thousands of other families whose offspring live far away from their homeland.
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February 22 @ 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Pontecorvo double feature: The Battle of Algiers & Burn! (Quemada!)

5:30pm Battle of Algiers

7:30pm Discussion on significance of Pontecorvo’s films

8:30pm Burn! (Quemada!)
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February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Palestinian Liberation & Orthodox Jewish Solidarity: A Teach-In

Join  THE RABBIS’ INTIFADA  to celebrate their documentary film-in-progress and the long history of Jewish resistance to Israeli occupation and violence.
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March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Maestra: A film about the Cuban

A short film of first-hand accounts of the 1961 literacy campaign in Cuba that taught nearly a million workers and peasants to read and write, gave new confidence to students and volunteer teachers alike, and help forge an alliance between toilers in the countryside and those in the cities.
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March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Film Screening: Redemption Beyond My Past with Chris “Champ” Napier

Redemption Beyond My Past explores Napier’s experience in the prison system and his commitment to youth engagement, street outreach, and reversing society’s misconceptions about the currently and formerly imprisoned.
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March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Cubanas Film Screening

This film evokes the continuous role of women in the Revolution, both in the guerrilla struggle and in the construction of the new Cuban society, through the testimonies of heroines such as Vilma Espín, Celia Sánchez and Haydée Santamaría, the founding figures of the Revolution, and also of contemporary women from different sectors of Cuban society.
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March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FUNDI: THE STORY OF ELLA BAKER: Film Screening

FUNDI: THE STORY OF ELLA BAKER reveals the instrumental role that Ella Baker, a friend and advisor to Martin Luther King, played in shaping the American civil rights movement. The dynamic activist was affectionately known as the Fundi, a Swahili word for a person who passes skills from one generation to another.
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March 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening: The Working Class Goes To Heaven (1971)

Lulu Massa (Gian Maria Volonte) is a highly productive worker at a factory paying piece work but is disliked by his colleagues as his efficiency is used by management to justify their demands for higher output. While employees are told to care for and rely on their machines, they see radical students outside the factory campaigning for higher pay rates and less work.
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March 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening: Khoon diy Baarav (Blood Leaves its Trail)

Opening out the real and the human against the abstract and the brutal, the film seeks to confront advocates of amnesia in Kashmir as well as in other conflict zones.
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April 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bravado Magenta: Film Screening and Discussion

This Film is an Exposé on the intersection of coloniality and patriarchy. A performative documentary which critically analyzes racialized masculinities through self-cartography and storytelling. This film was written and directed by multidisciplinary artist and scholar Bocafloja .
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April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Between Two Crossings: A Film by Yasser Murtaja (US Premiere)

Between Two Crossings is a documentary film that follows the journey of a Palestinian student from Gaza, Nour, who struggled to find a way to travel through the only two gates separating the Gaza Strip from the rest of the world. Join us on the 1-year anniversary of Yasser Murtaja's death for the US premiere of his documentary.
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April 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Film Screening: The Vieques Struggle

This special, 3-part film screening will present a series of documentaries that show the historical background of the Vieques case, so that we can understand, accompany and learn from the Vieques struggle.
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