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"Two of the most celebrated artists working today use narratives drawn from real life experiences to tell important stories from the perspective of African-American women." Tickets on sale September 16 for The Broad Museum’s dialogue with artist Kara Walker led by @AFFRM Founder Ava DuVernay.

"Two of the most celebrated artists working today use narratives drawn from real life experiences to tell important stories from the perspective of African-American women." Tickets on sale September 16 for The Broad Museum’s dialogue with artist Kara Walker led by @AFFRM Founder Ava DuVernay.

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#The Broad  #ava duvernay  #kara walker  #artist talk  #museum  #affrm  #los angeles  #art  #film  #WGA 
Tune-in to the brand new episode of THE CALL-IN with @AFFRM filmmakers Nailah Jefferson of VANISHING PEARLS and Neil Drumming of BIG WORDS. Listen+ share at: soundcloud.com/affrm

Tune-in to the brand new episode of THE CALL-IN with @AFFRM filmmakers Nailah Jefferson of VANISHING PEARLS and Neil Drumming of BIG WORDS. Listen+ share at: soundcloud.com/affrm

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#affrm  #podcast  #Nailah Jefferson  #vanishing pearls  #neil drumming  #big words  #filmmaker interview 
Ava DuVernay’s MIDDLE OF NOWHERE debuts TODAY on @netflix in the USA! Soon to come, Nailah Jefferson’s VANISHING PEARLS on 9/1!

Ava DuVernay’s MIDDLE OF NOWHERE debuts TODAY on @netflix in the USA! Soon to come, Nailah Jefferson’s VANISHING PEARLS on 9/1!

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#AFFRM  #middle of nowhere  #ava duvernay  #vanishing pearls  #Nailah Jefferson  #netflix  #new release 
Winner of the Best Director Award at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, Ava DuVernay’s MIDDLE OF NOWHERE makes its television debut TOMORROW 8/2 @ 8/7c on BET!

Winner of the Best Director Award at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, Ava DuVernay’s MIDDLE OF NOWHERE makes its television debut TOMORROW 8/2 @ 8/7c on BET!

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#affrm  #middle of nowhere  #ava duvernay  #bet  #tv debut  #Sundance Film Festival  #emayatzy corinealdi  #omari hardwick  #david oyelowo  #Edwina Findley  #Lorraine Toussaint  #tweet  #mon 
Today we’re reflecting on Toni Morrison’s provocative speech made in Portland, OR in 1975 regarding race and the black artist. Read a transcription of the speech here.

Today we’re reflecting on Toni Morrison’s provocative speech made in Portland, OR in 1975 regarding race and the black artist. Read a transcription of the speech here.

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#affrm  #speech  #toni morrison  #ava duvernay  #blog  #artists 
Today, AFFRM’s Array Releasing proudly announces our double-feature iTunes release of Neil Drumming’s dramatic comedy, BIG WORDS and Storm Saulter’s stunning drama, BETTER MUS’ COME

Both films will be available for streaming via iTunes next week on Tuesday, May 20. affrm.com

Today, AFFRM’s Array Releasing proudly announces our double-feature iTunes release of Neil Drumming’s dramatic comedy, BIG WORDS and Storm Saulter’s stunning drama, BETTER MUS’ COME

Both films will be available for streaming via iTunes next week on Tuesday, May 20. affrm.com

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#Better mus come  #big words  #Storm Saulter  #neil drumming  #itunes  #streaming film  #AFFRM  #new release  #black cinema  #coming soon 

Director Nailah Jefferson’s 2014 Slamdance selection VANISHING PEARLS held its Houston debut at the Houston Museum of African American Culture in commemoration of the 4-year anniversary of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill which flowed for 87 days. Learn more about this documentary at www.affrm.com/vanishing-pearls.

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#vansihing pearls  #nailah jefferson  #affrm  #documentary  #Black Filmmakers  #bp oil spill  #houston  #houston museum of african american culture 
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#vanishing pearls  #Nailah Jefferson  #AFFRM  #documentary  #Houston  #houstonia magazine  #Environment  #film release  #bp oil spill  #film