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june 7th-10th

At Maysles Cinema

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The Fruitless Tree

Thursday, June 7th, 7:00pm
(U.S. Premiere) Aïcha Elhadj Macky, 2016,
52 min preceded by In My Father’s Village (New York Premiere) Tapiwa Kapuya, Tawanda Gunda, 2016, 22 min

Shorts by Paulin Soumanou Vieyra

Friday, June 8th, 6:30pm
(US Premiere) L’Envers  du Decor – Ousmane Sembène: The Making of CeddoLamb, & A Nation Was Born
 

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Before the Vows

Friday, June 8th, 8:15pm
(U.S. Premiere) Nicole Amarteifio, Ghana, 2017, 70 min

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Vibrancy of Silence

Saturday, June 9th, 2:00pm
(NY Premiere) Marthe Djilo Kamga, 2017,
90 min

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Shorts Program: Corridors 

 

 

Sega, Fatima, Fallou
Saturday, June 9th, 4:30pm

(World Premiere) Idil Ibrahim, 2018, 25 min
(NY Premiere) Gerald Barclay, 2018, 25 min, (US Premiere) Alassane Sy, 2017, 30 min

Poétique du Divers: Edouard Glissant

Saturday, June 9th, 6:30pm
(NY Premiere) Guillaume Robillard, France, 2016, 52 min
Preceded by Julian Bond: Stolen MomentsMaria Varela: Beloved ChariotThe African Burial Ground National  Monument Museum: Guardian of a Legacy & Dans la Cours de Viviane Gauthier

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Zerzura

Saturday, June 8th, 8:45pm
(NY Premiere) Christopher Kirkley, 2017, 87 min

The Two Faces of a Bamiléké Woman

Sunday, June 10th, 6:00pm
(NY Premiere) Rosine Mbakam, 2016, 76 min

Ouaga Girls

Sunday, June 10th, 2:00pm
(NY Premiere) Theresa Traore Dahlberg, 2017, 83 min

Our Africa

Sunday, June 10th, 4:30pm
(NY Premiere) Alexander Markov, 2015, 45 min
Preceded by Familiar Faces/Unexpected Places — A Global African Diaspora