BIFF Panel: Racial Justice in View
October 11, 2021
Oct 11 @ 3:00pm-4:00pm – live discussion streamed to social + website
This panel is comprised of filmmakers presenting work in Buffalo Int’l Film Festival’s Racial Justice in View Shorts Block – a curated program of shorts that includes documentary, experimental, video essays, and everything in between – exploring racism, protest, police brutality and inequality in the United States, Canada and sovereign Indigenous lands. Discussion will focus on the film selections and related topics.
"The Ascendants" Director Ladan Osman + Producer/DP Joe Penney
"Graffica" Director Yogi Data
"Hustle" Director Xavier Cousins
"Ego of a Nation" + "Monologue Harmonic" Writer, Producer and Performer Janet Rogers
"Monologue Harmonic" Director Yuma Dean Hester
"Shoulders Deep" Director John Fiege
Rachael Homewood + Tammy McGovern + Anna Scime
Video from BIFF Panel: Racial Justice In View
Video from The Ascendants (Episode 2)
Directed by: Ladan Osman
Video from Graffica!
Directed by: Yogi Dada
Still from Hustle
Directed by: Xavier Cousens
Still from Ego of a Nation
Directed by: Wes Da
Video from Monologue Harmonic
Directed by: Yuma Dean Hester
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