Tags archives: black

  • The Other

  • Movie • 9 min 10 sec • Drama  Inspired by real-life events, 'The Other' explores the struggle of being in-between races. Multiracial Mia discovers that society has a need to put each of us in an ethnic box. And not all boxes are equal. That's when things get twisted, really fast. Fearing rejection, Mia gets herself tangled up in a web of lies. Are her fears valid? Or is she paranoid? If she com[...]
  • Nineteen Summers

  • Movie • 1 hr 58 min 53 sec • Family, Drama, Romance, Thriller, Crime, Action, Mystery, Music, Adventure  Completed Apr 2019 The time taken by the planet to make its revolutions around the sun. A point of time as measured in hours and minutes, a paradoxical transition from boy to man, /nine·teen sum·mers/ Born in the generational Los Angeles street culture a 19-year-old father seek[...]
  • Blind Sight

  • Movie • 19 min 29 sec • Drama, Romance, Thriller, Mystery  A woman forced into a hurricane shelter must face different perspectives on an event she's been avoiding from the people she's been avoiding
  • 5th of July

  • Movie • 1 hr 40 min • Comedy  Orlando Leal, a young black French professor, travels to the mountains on the 4th of July to complete his dying fathers last wish, to spread his ashes on the surface of Mosquito Lake. Orlando reluctantly complies, but when he curses his father at the lake, the universe turns on him. First he gets robbed of his wallet and keys by thieves named Dakota and Cowboy,[...]
  • Rinse Cycle

  • 9 min 49 sec Category: Shorts Directed By: Alex Ford A man recalls an important lesson from his mother about identity and blackness as he washes his clothes in a frightening laundromat
  • The Robeson Effect

  • Time & Date to be announced 5/22 1 hr 40 min Category: Documentaries Directed By: Juney Smith The extraordinary journey of Actor Danny Glover and his lifelong friendship with fellow Actor Ben Guillory that examines their early life,discovery of acting, their shared admiration of Paul Robeson and the creation of The Robey Theatre Company
  • Wren

  • WREN (18m, ) dir. by Aisha Ford SUN | YOSHI’S | 2PM-4PM After a 3-month long absence, a drug addicted mother unexpectedly returns in her daughter's life.
  • LostFound

  • LostFound (13m, U S A) dir. by Shakti Bhagchandani SUN | YOSHI’S |  4PM-6PM LostFound Trailer from Shakti Bhagchandani on Vimeo. A day in the life of a woman in the Nation of Islam.
  • Transcend

  • Transcend (17m, U S A) dir. by Kai Towns A transman, who hasn’t seen his family in years, unexpectedly returns home for Thanksgiving.
  • Circus Without Borders

  • Sunday A.A.A.C.C. (Buriel Clay Theater) 1pm Circus Without Borders (70m, U S A)  dir. by Susan Gray CIRCUS WITHOUT BORDERS is an enlightening tale of two circus troupes from opposite ends of the globe who converge to realize a common dream. Using circus arts as a means of self-expression and cultural exchange, the two circuses -- Artcirq in the Canadian Arctic and Kalabante in West Afr[...]