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NYAFF: Paulin Soumanou Vieyra Shorts

  • Maysles Cinema 343 Malcolm X Boulevard New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

The 24th New York African Film Festival Presents:


Paulin Soumanou Vieyra Shorts

Alanna Lockward, Dominican Republic, 2016, 76 min
As the first Dominican-Haitian documentary co-production, this film retraces the liberation legacy of the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) in five different locations united by common narratives related to struggles against enslavement and apartheid.

Q&A with Alanna Lockward - Moderated by Raquel Cepeda

Earlier Event: May 19
NYAFF: The Fruitless Tree
Later Event: May 20
NYAFF: Before the Vows