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Event Details: AFRICAN DIASPORA TC CINE-CLUB: La Playa D.C.

Description: The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs 
and The African Diaspora International Film Festival 
invite you to the 

AFRICAN DIASPORA TC CINE-CLUB

WHEN: FRIDAY, October 25

WHERE: 
Room 263 Macy 

Colombia's 2013 Foreign Language Oscar Entry 

LA PLAYA D.C. @ TC ADIFF Cine-Club this Friday     

 

 

LA PLAYA D.C.  


Tomas,an Afro-Colombian teenager who fled the country's Pacific coast pushed out by the war, faces the difficulties of growing up in a city if exclusion and racism. When Jairo, his younger brother and closest friend disappears, Tomas plunges in the streets of the city. His search becomes an initiatory journey that compels him to face his past and to leave aside the influence of his is brothers in order to find his own identity. Through this journey, Tomas reveals a unique perspective of a vibrant and unstable city that, like Tomas, stands on the threshold between what once was and what might be. Official Selection, Cannes Film Festival 2012.

Winner, Best First Work, Lima Latin American Film Festival 2012

Director:
 Juan Andres Arango Garcia
From: Colombia / Brazil / France
Year: 2012- Minutes: 90mins
Language: Spanish with English Subtitles
Genre: Drama

 

WHEN: Friday, October 25, 2013


TICKETS: FREE

DVDs of films from Africa and the African Diaspora will be on sale at the venue. $15 per DVD; $25 for 2 DVD; $35 for three DVD and $10 for each additional DVD. 

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To request disability-related accommodations contact OASID at oasid@tc.edu, (212) 678-3689, (212) 678-3853 TTY, (866) 624-3281 video phone, as early as possible.

Type: Film

Location: 263 Macy

Date & Time: 10/25/2013, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Contact: Diarah N'daw-Spech

Email:

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