BlackStar Film Festival

Tell Me Sweet Something

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Thursday 8/4
7:20 pm
$12 General Public
$8 Students & Seniors
$6 IHP Member or Blackstar Member
Free IHP Residents (Box Office Only)

FOR FILMS AND EVENTS PRESENTED BY IHP, Tickets ARE Also Available From the IHP Box Office, which is normally open Tue-Sat from noon-8pm (or, for events outside of those times, from one hour before until one hour after the scheduled starting time).  call 215-387-5125, menu option 2. 

dir. Akin Omotoso, Feature Narrative, South Africa, 2015, 87 min.

NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE
Moratiwa, an aspiring novelist with writer’s block, meets South Africa’s number one
celebrity model Nat Masilo after her best friend drags her to a nightclub in the city. Against insurmountable odds, Nat begins to court Moratiwa. Two different worlds collidein this charming, funny, romantic and very sweet film showing a side of Johannesburg that is rarely seen: The City of Gold as a City Of Love. Akin Omotoso will be present for Q&A

preceded by:
Reservations For Three?
dir. Steven Bennett Short Narrative United States, 2015, 14 min.
PHILADELPHIA PREMIERE
A romantic dinner for two is upended when a high-strung woman serves up a meal-time discussion of personal reservations and doubts.