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Shorts Program: James Baldwin Around The World

 
 
Sun, Feb 10, 2019
  • 5PM
 
 
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RUN TIME: 92min
GENERAL ADMISSION: $15
MEMBERS: $7.50 (free for Level 4 and above)
+  Intro by writer Tobi Haslett
 
 
 
 
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Introduction
writer Tobi Haslett

 
Baldwin's Nigger

Dir. Horace Ové
1968, 48min, DCP

 

James Baldwin and comedian-activist Dick Gregory speak to a group of radical West Indian students in London about everything from the state of the civil rights movement to the perils of false consciousness.

 
James Baldwin From Another Place

Dir. Sedat Pakay
1973, 13min

 

Strikingly shot on the streets of Istanbul, this rare portrait of the writer and thinker finds him discussing his work, sexuality, and complex feelings about the United States.

Special thanks to Kathy Pakay
sedatpakay.com

 
 
 
Meeting The Man: James Baldwin in Paris

Dir. Terence Dixon
1971, 31min

 

Baldwin—at the Bastille and other Parisian landmarks—reflects on revolution, colonialism, and what it means to be a black expat in Europe.

 
 
 
 
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