The African Diaspora Film Festival and The Facets Cinémathèque are presenting The 8th Annual Chicago African Diaspora Film Festival, which will be held at Facets from June 18-24. This outstanding event will feature a selection of Black Independent Films from around the world and this one-week series will exhibit 15 films, present a program of films from the US, France, Haiti, Argentina, Brazil, and South Africa — just to name a few of the countries represented. Recognized as one of the most important film festivals depicting an eclectic mix of foreign, independent, classic and urban films representing global experience of people of color through an extraordinary range of subjects and artistic approaches from all over the world, ADFF 2010-Chicago will showcase the works of Stanley Nelson (Two Dollars and a Dream: The Story of Madame C.J. Walker; The Murder of Emmett Till) Raoul Peck (Lumumba, Sometimes in April), John Kani, Aaron Woolfolk and many others whose films come directly from FESPACO, the Toronto International Film Festival, ADFF-New York and Sundance.
June 24 at 9:00 pm
Just Like us
Directed by Ahmed Ahmed, 2010, U.S.A., 72 mins.
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