African Diaspora Film Festival Shorts Program


African Diaspora Film Festival Shorts Program

Friday, October 2, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
263 Macy
Jolene Lane
Open to:

The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs and The African Diaspora International Film Festival invite you to the a night of short films. These short films are: 

1. Lazy Susan by Stephen Abbott 
A friendly waitress Susan works a double at an everyday Cape Town restaurant, deftly serving gluttons ans wasps. hipsters and high-tippers, racists and lechers. 

2. China Remix by Melissa Lefkowitz
This short documentary explores the city of Guangzhou, China's burgeoning African entertainment industry through the lives of three African hip-hop artists who are trying to find success in the face of China's challenging labor and immigration laws. 

3. Lift Every Voice by Dallas Alexis 
This movie sheds light on how a teacher was able to get her students motivated and interested into the exam and their education by incorporating Rap and Hip-Hop into their curriculumn. 

To request disability-related accommodations, contact OASID at, (212) 678-3689, as early as possible.

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