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Black Feminist Film School Presents Experimental Shorts Tonight, In Durham, NC

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act April 4, 2013 at 10:56AM

Black Feminist Film School Presents Experimental Shorts Tonight, In Durham, NC
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Water Ritual

Of the titles included in the listed lineup, the only one I can say I've seen is Vanilla Sex by Cheryl Dunye, which is one of the films featured in the DVD compilation disk, The Early Works Of Cheryl Dunye (a collection of 6 short fiction films by the filmmaker, and which you can rent or purchase on DVD today).

But for those of you in the Durham, NC area, some info you could use for an event taking place tonight (courtesy of the AfroFuturist Affair):

Hey Durham! Full Frame too expensive? Join Black Feminist Film School as we present some of our favorite experimental shorts including select shorts by Black Feminist Film School co-founder Julia Roxanne Wallace!!!

General Info: http://blackfeministfilmschool.wordpress.com/

What: Black Feminist Film School Presents Experimental Shorts

Who: Black Feminist Film School (and you hopefully)
When:

When: Thursday, April 4th – 6pm

Where: Duke University FHI Garage Smith Warehouse Bay 4

114 S. Buchanan Blvd., Durham, NC 27708-0403

General Info: http://blackfeministfilmschool.wordpress.com/

Films will include:

Water Ritual #1 (1979)

Directed by Barbara McCullough

Vanilla Sex (1992)

Directed by Cheryl Dunye

Hairpiece (1984)

Directed by Ayoka Chenzira

and select shorts Directed by Julia Roxanne Wallace

including No Legacy Let Go: A Ritual of Remembrance and Healing (2012)


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