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[FESTIVAL]

10th Annual African Diaspora International Film Festival 

Event Details

WHEN:
Thursday, June 14th at 6:00pm
Friday, June 15th at 6:30pm
Friday, June 15th at 9:00pm
Saturday, June 16th at 2:00pm
Saturday, June 16th at 4:00pm
Saturday, June 16th at 6:00pm
Saturday, June 16th at 8:30pm
Sunday, June 17th at 1:00pm
Sunday, June 17th at 3:00pm
Sunday, June 17th at 5:00pm
Sunday, June 17th at 7:30pm
Monday, June 18th at 6:30pm
Monday, June 18th at 8:30pm
Tuesday, June 19th at 6:30pm
Tuesday, June 19th at 8:30pm
Thursday, June 21st at 6:30pm
Thursday, June 21st at 8:30pm
WHERE:
Alliance Francaise Chicago & Facets Cinematheque (see body for addresses)

Chicago,


HOOD:

COST:
June 14: $7; June 15 @ 6:30pm: $15 - includes Opening Night Reception; General admission: $9 per screening
AGE:
All ages
MORE INFO:
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10th Annual African Diaspora International Film Festival

Event Description

In the 10th edition of the African Diaspora International Film Festival, films from South Africa, Surinam, the US, Brazil, Cuba, and Cameroon will be screened.  Films include Welcome to Pine Hill, winner of Slamdance’s Grand Jury Prize, which follows a young African-American man dealing with issues of family, friendship, loneliness, and death; The Big Banana a documentary on big business profit of Cameroonian banana; Les oublies de l’histoire (The Forgotten) by Moroccan filmmaker Tahar Ben Jelloum, a story focusing on prostitution in Belgium, is a very poignant film on immigration and broken dreams; and Golden Scars is about music, Hip Hop and life in Cuba.

The screenings will be held at two locations:

  • Alliance Francaise Chicago: 810 N. Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60610
  • Facets Cinematheque: 1517 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago, IL 60614


10th Annual African Diaspora International Film Festival

WHERE:
Alliance Francaise Chicago & Facets Cinematheque (see body for addresses)

Chicago,


HOOD:

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