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Bill Duke's "Dark Girls" Documentary Will World Premiere At TIFF 2011

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act August 3, 2011 at 1:47AM

Posted to Tweeter a few minutes ago by Cameron Bailey, co-director of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), which bows next month:
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Posted to Tweeter a few minutes ago by Cameron Bailey, co-director of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), which bows next month:

Bill Duke's powerful DARK GIRLS... #TIFF11 world premiere docs

So, obviously, that means Dark Girls, which we posted a preview of a couple of months ago (HERE), and which generated plenty of conversation across the entire web, will make its world premiere at TIFF this year! I really should be going (never been) but I can't make it this year. Next year however, barring any unforeseen circumstances, I will definitely be there.

Though I plan to connect with someone who is going, so that they can report exclusively to S&A, and, hopefully, this is one film (and countless others) that I hope he/she will be able to see.

Many more TIFF 2011 announcements are coming, so I'll be posting those that are of interest to S&A.

Here's the Dark Girls preview if you missed it the first time (it's been played almost 900,000 times already):

Dark Girls: Preview from Bradinn French on Vimeo.

This article is related to: Film Festival, Screening Sighting


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