Tu 9/20: BloomScreen & AWNP present: Amílcar Cabral

Tuesday, September 20th at 7:00 pm
Join BloomBars and the Africa World Now Project for a film and discussion featuring one of the great African Leaders of the 20th century!

Amílcar Cabral (2001, 60 min), by Ana Ramos Lisboa – recalls the life of Amilcar Cabral, leader of the Liberation Movement of Cape Verde and Guinea Bissau and the founder of the African Party for the Independence of Guinea Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC). Continue reading Tu 9/20: BloomScreen & AWNP present: Amílcar Cabral

Tu 9/27: BloomScreen presents: Music Is Our Weapon

Tuesday, September 27th at 7:00 pm
Join BloomBars and filmmaker Taye Balogun for the DC premiere of…

Music Is Our Weapon (2016, 110 min), by Taye Balogun – is a film portraying the philosophy, history and fight-for-justice of the most enthralling band in Kenya, SARABI, and their growing influence across the world. MUSIC IS OUR WEAPON is a metaphorical journey of a young vibrant band that never ceases to believe that music is a weapon for CHANGE.
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Pyar Hone Dein: A Celebration of Sabeen Mahmud

Sunday, April 24rd from 5 to 8pm
“Faasla Na Rakhein – Pyar Hone Dein”
Let there be no distance – let there be love

That was our beloved Sabeen Mahmud’s motto, and that is part of the amazing legacy that Sabeen has left all of us. A year ago, the global progressive community lost an incredible fighter, artist, revolutionary and friend. Sunday, we come together to celebrate the beauty of Sabeen’s life and legacy. Continue reading Pyar Hone Dein: A Celebration of Sabeen Mahmud