Smithsonian African American Film Fest

Date & Time
Friday, October 26, 2018 10:30 am to 10:00 pm
No Registration Required
About this Event
Venue: African American History and Culture Museum,Freer Gallery of Art Event Location: See schedule for details Cost: Please see the link below for information and costs. Get Tickets: https://aafilmfest.si.edu/tickets Link: https://aafilmfest.si.edu/schedule The Smithsonian African American Film Festival, presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, will put the spotlight on both historical and contemporary works that tell the stories of African American and African diasporic experiences. This multi-day cinematic experience celebrates African American visual culture and film. Attendees will not only see new works by some of our brightest emerging and veteran filmmakers, but they will also have unique access to experience historic, lesser-known films from the Museum’s collection. It is only film festival of its kind – a conversation between the Museum’s collection and works that illuminate and expand on its themes. The 2018 inaugural Film Festival is organized thematically around with the Museum’s collection and inaugural exhibitions. Friday's Theme: Cultural Expressions - Quincy Screening

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