Art on demand: Rally ’round at Second Street Gallery: Cville Weekly
POSTED ON 12.8.2015
An Evening of Short Films: Trials of Spring and El Khateeb Friday, November 13, 6:30 PM
POSTED ON 11.4.2015
Second Street Gallery is screening shorts from Trials of Spring and El Khateeb in collaboration with Afrikana Film Festival November 13. Doors Open at 6:30 PM, Film Screening at 7 PM. U.Va. Associate Professor of Arabic Literature, Hanadi Al-Samman will be present for a discussion following the films.
Trials of Spring are short documentaries about nine women who played central roles in the Arab Spring uprisings and their aftermaths in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya, Syria, Bahrain, and Yemen.
From belly dancers to crimes of passion, El Khateeb is a short music film, directed by Wesam Nassar, which pays homage to the golden age of Egyptian cinema.
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez: Friday, October 30. Doors open 6:30 PM
POSTED ON 10.28.2015
Second Street Gallery is screening BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez in collaboration with Afrikana Film Festival Friday, October 30. Doors Open at 6:30 PM, Film Screening at 7 PM. Director Janet Goldwater will be in attendance, and Afrikana Director Enjoli Moon will moderate a discussion. See the C-Ville Weekly Article Here