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The Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History
150 South Rd, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film – Lunch and a Movie Series (Short Films)
*RSVP 24 hours in advance and we’ll have free lunch waiting for you!
MASTERS OF RHYTHM w/ADDENDUM
Dir.: Eve A. Ma |2016 |Peru/US |Short Doc | 28 min
This glimpse of the rarely seen Afro-Peruvian culture and music adds to the encyclopedia of African diaspora culture. Rich music and wonderful dancing help to transport the viewer to the Barrios of Peru.
Dir.: Tamika Miller | 2017 | USA | Short Narr |17 min
Twelve grand jurors deliberate whether to indict, or not indict, a police officer who killed a man during an arrest.
November 9 at 7pm, Stone Center Hitchcock Room
The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film
Dir: Akin Omotoso | 2017 | South Africa | Feature | 115 min
Three separate stories are woven together to create a gripping yet compassionate portrait of small-town characters immersed in the intimidating, alluring, and dangerous world of big-city Johannesburg and Soweto.