San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Out of Darkness is a full length three-part documentary by director Amadeuz Christ (Δ+), examining the untold history of African people, the African cultural contribution to the nations of the world, and the events that have contributed to the condition of African people today. Out of Darkness will explore the Nubian/Kushitic origins of Nile Valley Civilization, contact between Africa and the Americas since the times of antiquity, as well as the influence of the Moors in Europe leading to Europe’s intellectual Renaissance. In addition, the film will analyze the history of modern day racism, the concept of “white supremacy,” the impact of Hip Hop as a social movement, and the idea of nationhood.
Out of Darkness is narrated by Prof. Kaba Kamene and co-stars Dr. Umar Johnson, Dr. Claud Anderson, Tim Wise, Prof. James Small, Dr. Joy DeGruy, Anthony Browder, Sabir Bey, Atlantis Browder, and Taj Tarik Bey.
THIS FILM SCREENING IS NOT TO BE MISSED!!
Following the screening there will be a Q&A and discussion
This event will take place on MONDAY 8TH FEBRUARY 2016 from 6.00pm to 9.30pm.
The screening will take place at Public & Commercial Union HQ, 160 Falcon Road, Clapham Junction, London SW11 2LN, (3 minutes walk from Clapham Junction mainline station. Buses to the venue 35, 37, 39, 49, 77, 87, 156, 70, 219, 239, 295, 319, 337, 334, 345, C3, G1). Free parking at the venue.
Doors open at 6.00pm. The screening will start at 6.30pm SHARP!!
Food and refreshments will be on sale.
Tickets are £6.50 per person. No concessions.
TICKET ONLY EVENT. Only 110 seats available for this film screening so if you are interested in attending please book your tickets asap.
PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 15 MINUTES EARLY.
Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis, so don't delay.
Please note that this event will be filmed and photographed.
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Black History Studies
Black History Studies is a social enterprise company which operates in the interest of the community by offering courses and events in Adult Education.
We aim to empower the African and Caribbean community and enable them to develop self knowledge and identity through Black History and Culture. Black History Studies aim to provide a wide range of courses and activities which will provide people with the opportunity to pursue their interest in Black History and Black Studies.
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