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2019 Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film Kickoff

September 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us as we kick off the 2019 Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film with a screening of Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart.

LORRAINE HANSBERRY: SIGHTED EYES / FEELING HEART
Dir.: Tracy Heather Strain | USA | 2017 | |118 Min | Documentary
A documentary feature about Lorraine Hansberry, whose play A RAISIN IN THE SUN influenced the representation of African Americans and changed the American theater forever as the first by a black woman to be produced on Broadway. A passionate artist, she was also a committed activist and sought-after intellectual who waged an outspoken and defiant battle against injustice in 20th-century America

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Date:
September 29, 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Website:
https://stonecenter.unc.edu/program/2019-diaspora-festival-of-black-and-independent-film-kickoff/

Organizer

The Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History
Phone:
(919)962-9001
Email:
stonecenter@unc.edu
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