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Online Film Screening

Hosted by the Consul of the Dubai Modern Art Scene Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Tue 28 Jul 20:00 - Thu 30 Jul 20:00

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Here a lovely event for us, from the comfort of our homes...

The Africa Institute (Sharjah, UAE), in collaboration with the Sharjah Art Foundation (Sharjah, UAE) and the Royal College of Art (London, UK) are organizing a screening program focusing on three films by the acclaimed Malian-American professor and filmmaker Manthia Diawara. The screenings will conclude with a webinar featuring the filmmaker (separate event post).
The program will include three of Diawara’s films; An Opera of the World Protected content , Édouard Glissant: One World in Relation Protected content Négritude: A conversation between Senghor and Wole Soyinka Protected content . The films will be are available for audiences as free livestream for three days via The Africa Institute website from July 28th to July 30th on the event's link: Protected content
This program of screening is driven by the educational mission of the collaborating institutions as a contribution to the understanding, through film and art, of the recent protest movement across the globe against anti-black racism. It also explores the African and Black intellectual traditions.