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STORIES OF LOVE AND PASSION 2018

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Teachers College, Columbia University

525 West 120th Street

263 Macy

New York, NY 10027

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No Time to Die – Free screening

A hearse driver meets and falls in love with a young, beautiful dancer who is planning an elaborate homegoing celebration for her mother. This love and comedy feature length film follows David as he does everything to win her affection. Directed by King Ampaw, Ghana/West Germany, 2006, Drama, 95 min, English.

Ava & Gabriel

The story takes place on the island of Curacao in the late Forties. Upon request of the parish priest of St. Anna’s, the Surinam painter Gabriel Goedbloed arrives from Holland to paint a mural of the Virgin Mary in St. Anna’s Church. Conflict arises when he chooses a Black woman to be his model for the painting of the Virgin Mary. Felix de Rooy| Holland/Curacao| 1990 |100 min| Dutch and Papamientu w/ English subtitles| drama

Sins of the Flesh

From one of Egypt’s most controversial and taboo-breaking filmmakers comes a drama of betrayal, passion and political upheaval. Directed by Khaled el Hagar, Egypt, 2016, 125 min, Drama, Arabic with English subtitles

The Citizen

The story follows Wilson, a political refugee from Guinea Bissau, as he attempts to find his place in Hungarian society. He decides to acquire the Hungarian citizenship and meets history teacher Mary. Their interaction takes an unexpected turn. Directed by Rolad Vranik, Hungary, 2016, Drama, 109 min, Hungarian.

Never Came Back - Q&A and Reception

A carefully observed debut, shot in bleary, melancholy black and white, Never Came Back chronicles the return of a long absent patriarch to the arms of his ambivalent family after a period of twenty-five years. This timely, emotionally resonant narrative feature grapples with the lasting repercussions of incarceration on the African-American consciousness. USA | 2017 | 82 minutes | English | Jeremiah Jahi.

Rosa Chumbe

Rosa Chumbe - an Indigenous police officer addicted to alcohol and gambling - and her daughter do no share much love. When the daughter leaves their house, abandoning her child behind, Rosa’s life takes a different direction. The child gives her life a new meaning. But when she finds him without life, Rosa needs a miracle to love someone again. Peru | 2016 | 75 minutes | Drama | Spanish with English subtitles | Jonatan Relayze.

Foreign Body

Seeking refuge from her Islamist radical brother whom she informed on, a young woman arrives in France illegally following Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution and discovers a new world of both hope and danger, in the fourth feature from writer-director Raja Amari (Satin Rouge, Buried Secrets). France, Tunisia | 2016 | 92 minutes | Arabic and French with English subtitles | Raja Amari.


The Naked Poet

This inspired comedy-drama offers a complex, multidimensional portray of life, love and friendship within the young, middle class Black British community. Dir. Jason Barrett, 117 min, 2016, UK, Drama, English.

WHAT
ADIFF 2018
STORIES OF LOVE AND PASSION

WHEN
April 27 to 29, 2018

WHERE
Teachers College, Columbia Univ.
525 West 120th St.
New York, NY 10025

Please Note: Gvmt Picture ID required to enter the building.

TRANSPORT
Train 1 to 116th st.
FREE Street Parking on Saturday and Sunday


TICKET PRICES
FREE SCREENING on Friday, April. 27 @ 7:00pm

Passes: Weekend Pass: $40

Sat. & Sun. screenings:
General price: $13
Stds / Seniors: $11


Special Events:
Never Came Back- screening, discussion and reception: $15

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

Friday, April 27

7pm No Time to Die – Free screening

Saturday, April 28

1:00pm Ava & Gabriel

3:00pm Sins of the Flesh

5:30pm The Citizen

8:00pm – Never Came Back – Q&A & reception

Sunday, April 29

2:00pm Rosa Chumbe

4:00pm Foreign Body

6:00pm The Naked Poet

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