Thursday, November 6, 2014 @ 7:00pm!
” The Best Black Film of The Year!” – Kam Williams, 2002, The NJ Herald
After more than a decade, the 2002 cult classic AS AN ACT OF PROTEST will finally get its Chicago ‘premiere’ at the Studio Movie Grill Chatham Theater, 201 West 87th Street, courtesy of Floyd Webb and Black World Cinema.
A cinematic “line in the sand against racism,” it is provocative, disturbing, and emotionally arresting at times – this is a movie unlike any other made in the early part of the 21st century as it signified a new type of “protest art” within the dramatic arts, linking the political consciousness of 1960’s-1970’s radical theater with the cinematic urgency and simplicity of the “Dogme 95″ Digital Video revolution in world cinema.
Hopefully we can get some folks in the windy city to brave the weather and get a chance to see Dennis Leroy Kangalee’s seldom seen “missile from his youth”!
‘As an Act of Protest’ design by Benn Starr (2014)
Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 7pm, Adm. $6.00
Black World Cinema @
Studio Movie Grill Chatham Theater
210 W 87th Street
Click here for video excerpts or more information on the film itself.
Contact: Black World Cinema, 9 W Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602
Curated by: Floyd Webb, firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit http://aaaopfilm.wordpress.com/screenings/ for more information.