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Scribe Video Center Producers’ Forum

In Motion: Amiri Baraka

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Tuesday 11/10
7:00 pm
$10 General Public
$7 Students & Seniors
$5 IHP & Scribe Members

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dir. St. Clair Bourne, USA, 1983, 60 min

In Motion: Amiri Baraka profiles the outspoken representative - formerly LeRoi Jones - of the Black consciousness movement who has been a major figure on the American literary and political landscape for three decades. Carvin Eison, the editor of the film, will be in attendance.

Preceded by:

LoqueeshaAshleyFranklinJoséBrown

dir. Nadine Patterson, USA, 2001, 18 min.

An experimental documentary about children in Philadelphia, with poetry by Ursula Rucker. The director will be in attendance.


and:

Amiri Baraka's “Something In The Way Of Things (In Town)”

dir. Bryan Green, USA, 2007, 9 min

A visual adaptation of Baraka's scathing and foreboding social commentary, with music by The Roots. The director will be in attendance.