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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:


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.


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.