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A Black Harvest Feast

August 6, 2010 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm

$25

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Enjoy a sneak preview of the 2010 “harvest” through an exciting selection of five short films conveying the spirit and vibrant feeling of the month-long festival.

  • Keith Purvis’s snazzy comedy ONLINE (2009, 9 min.) envisions a new evolution in the risky game of computer dating.
  • In Rosalyn Coleman Williams’s BFF (2009, 10 min.), a wedding party stops in its tracks when the bride spots a familiar face in front of the church.
  • Sandrel “Sanicole” Young’s LOOSE CHANGE (2009, 13 min.) depicts three strangers’ cryptic encounters with a homeless boy.
  • In Susan Watson Turner’s THE MATTRESS HUSTLE (2008, 20 min.), two Manhattanites with plenty of passion but no privacy discover the seemingly perfect solution to their dilemma.
  • In Raymond A. Thomas’s SON OF AMERICA (2010, 20 min.), a young gymnast has to leap over the identity crisis of his mixed-race parentage. Various video formats. (BS & MR)

Directors Keith Purvis, Raymond A. Thomas, and Sandrel “Sanicole” Young will be present.

Special admission prices for this program: General Admission $25; Students $20; Members $15.

http://www.siskelfilmcenter.org/content/black-harvest-feast

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Date:
August 6, 2010
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Cost:
$25
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Venue

Unnamed Venue
164 N. State Chicago
Chicago, IL United States

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