Film Series

Creatively Speaking presents Through Her Eyes: The Personal is Political

 
Film Series
 
May 29—May 30, 2019
 
   
 
 
 
 
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The celebration and respect of women of color continues to be an underrepresented notion in mainstream media. This series offers a selection of films, all made by women of color, that cover a range of contemporary topics.


 
Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route
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Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route
Wed, May 29, 2019
 
Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route
Wed, May 29, 2019
 

This intimate documentary examines the rise, demise, and contested resurgence of Detroit through the lens of African-American mail carrier Wendell Watkins and the many resilient residents on his route.

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Playing Frisbee in North Korea
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Playing Frisbee in North Korea + Xin
Thu, May 30, 2019
 
Playing Frisbee in North Korea + Xin
Thu, May 30, 2019
 

A vérité, on-the-ground look at everyday life in North Korea screens alongside a moving study of grief and healing.

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Michelle Materre
 
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Michelle Materre

Michelle Materre has more than 30 years of experience as a film producer, writer, arts administrator, and distribution and marketing specialist. She co-curated last year’s widely celebrated series One Way or Another: Black Women’s Cinema, 1970-1991, which received a Film Heritage Award from the National Society of Film Critics and was called “the most important repertory series of the year” by The New Yorker.