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SPECIAL EVENTS

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Detailed information below.

Q&A with THROUGH A LENS DARKLY filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris and producers Deborah Willis, Donald Perry & Ann Bennett
Wednesday, August 27, 7:20 show
*NOTE: This show is SOLD OUT online. A few tickets may be available at the box office.

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY filmmaker Thomas Allen HarrisTHROUGH A LENS DARKLY producer Deborah WillisTHROUGH A LENS DARKLY producer Donald PerryTHROUGH A LENS DARKLY producer Ann Bennett

 

Q&A and Book-Signing with Photographer, Author, Historian, and THROUGH A LENS DARKLY Co-Producer Deborah Willis
Thursday, August 28, 7:20 show

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY producer Deborah Willis

More info:
http://debwillisphoto.com/
http://www.tisch.nyu.edu/object/WillisD.html
http://books.wwnorton.com/books/Reflections-in-Black/

 

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Salute to Harlem Photographers
Q&A with photographers C. Danny Dawson & John Pinderhughes
Moderated by ImageNation’s Moikgantsi Kgama
Friday, August 29, 7:20 show

Photographers C. Danny DawsonKgama

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THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Salute to Women Photographers
Q&A with Deborah Willis, Coreen Simpson and Delphine Fawundu-Buford
Moderated by Michaela Angela Davis 
Saturday, August 30, 2:50 show

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY producer Deborah WillisCoreen SimpsonDelphine FawunduMichaela Angela Davis

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EVENT PARTNER: NYWIFT  New York Women In Film and Television

 

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Salute to Kamoinge Photographers
Q&A with photography collective Kamoinge’s Anthony Barboza, Adger Cowans, Herb Robinson, Radcliffe Roye, Ming Smith, Frank Stewart & Shawn Walker.
Sunday, August 31, 2:50 show

Anthony BarbozaRadcliffe RoyeMing SmithFrank Stewart

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Q&A with THROUGH A LENS DARKLY Composer Vernon Reid
Monday, September 1, 2:50 show

 

Q&A with filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris, producer Ann Bennett, cinematographer Martina Radwan & editors Kim Miille and Matthew Cohn
Moderated by Nell Irvin Painter
Tuesday, September 2, 7:20 show

Ann BennettMartina RadwanKim MiilleMatt CohnNell Irvin Painter

 

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Tribute to Hugh Bell
Q&A with April Bell (daughter of Hugh Bell) & Writer/LIU Professor Cynthia Dantzic

Moderated by Jon Gartenberg, President, Gartenberg Enterprises
Wednesday, September 3, 7:20 show

April BellHugh BellJon GartenbergCynthia Danzic

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THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Salute to LGBT Artists
Q&A with Lola Flash, Ocean Morisset and Darío Calmese

Moderated by Dwight Jordan of The Apollo Theater

Thursday, September 4, 7:20 show

Lola FlashOcean MorissetDario Calmese

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THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Preserving Photographic History
A conversation with Brian Wallis, archivist at the International Center of Photography and Mary Yearwood, Photograph & Print Curator at the NY Public Library’s Schomburg Center
Friday, September 5, 7:20 show

Brian WallisMary Yearwood

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THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Salute to Brooklyn Photographers
Q&A with Delphine Fawundu-Buford, Russell Frederick & Radcliffe Roye
Moderated by C. Danny Dawson
Saturday, September 6, 2:50 show

Delphine Fawundu-BufordRadcliffe RoyeC. Danny Dawson

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THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Q&A with InterFaith Leaders
Reverend Jacqueline Lewis of Middle Collegiate Church, Reverend Malika Lee Whitney of WBAI, Reverend Dr. Khadijah Matin and Dr. John L. Bolling
Monday, September 8, 7:20 show

Rev. LewisRev. WhitneyRev. Matin

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Q&A with THROUGH A LENS DARKLY filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris and artist/photographer Lyle Ashton Harris

A discussion of the film and the work of Thomas Allen Harris
Tuesday, September 9, 7:20 show

Harris

Lyle Ashton Harris, left, and Thomas Allen Harris in Mother and Sons by Lyle Ashton Harris, 1994.

 

Q&A with THROUGH A LENS DARKLY filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris & producer Donald Perry

Thursday, September 11, 7:10 show

Thomas Allen HarrisPerry

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY – Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow

Saturday, September 13, 5:10 show

Please join us for a special Digital Diaspora Family Reunion (DDFR) ROADSHOW, a celebration of family stories and community history. We invite audience members to bring one of your favorite family photographs to share.

DDFR is a multimedia community engagement initiative where individuals are encouraged to explore the rich and revealing historical narratives found within their own family photograph collections.

Join the campaign #1World1Family on Instagram.

 

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY presents A CHOICE OF WEAPONS Panel + Deborah Willis Book-Signing

Monday, September 15, 7:10 show

A CHOICE OF WEAPONS: African-American Photography & Youth Advocacy

Panel discussion with Jamel Shabazz, Ray Llanos, Jasmine Murrell and THROUGH A LENS DARKLY producer Deborah Willis

Moderated by Regine Romain

Following the panel, Willis will be signing copies of her book, Reflections in Black (available for purchase at the Film Forum concession) in the lobby.

shabazzllanosMURRELLromainWillis

 

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY presents Next Generation: Artists/Activists Q&A

Thursday, September 18, 7:10 show

With photographers Amanda Adams-Louis, Charmaine Bee, Omar Columbus, and Sonia Louise Davis

Amanda Adams-LouisCharmaine BeeOmar ColumbusSonia Louise Davis

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THROUGH A LENS DARKLY Q&A

Tuesday, September 23, 7:10 show

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