The Inheritance

Co-presented with Amherst Cinema’s Bellwether Series: Ephraim Asili’s THE INHERITANCE weaves histories of the West Philadelphia–based MOVE Organization, the Black Arts Movement, and dramatizations of the life of the filmmaker when he was a member of a Black activist...

Vision Nocturna/Nigh...

Co-Presented with BARCC (Boston Area Rape Crisis Center): Eight years after being raped on a beach near Santiago, a young filmmaker arms a kaleidoscope with dozens of video diaries, showing the wounds of the abuse, the re-victimizing legal proceedings, and the friendship that accompanies...

The Viewing Booth

Co-presented with the Boston Jewish Film Festival: The Viewing Booth explores a space ostensibly off-limits to cinema — the internal experience of a viewer. Unique in its form and structure, the film turns its camera away from the world and towards Maia’s eyes — allowing us to...

Dope Is Death

Co-presented with the Bright Lights Film Series at Emerson: The story of how Dr. Mutulu Shakur, stepfather of Tupac Shakur, along with fellow Black Panthers and the Young Lords, combined community health with radical politics to create the first acupuncture detoxification program in...