“Les Jacmeliens” 2011 marks the official launch of the first art exhibition that bridges Haiti’s renowned, Arts district Jacmel with the local art scene in the Miami Design District.
In 2009 the writer and cultural commentator Bonnie Greer was invited to appear on the BBC’s flagship political discussion programme Question Time alongside the leader of a right-wing nationalist political party.
The 2nd Annual New Voices in Black Cinema is accepting submissions for for it’s up comming film festival. The deadline in November 23.
If you live in or get the Documentary Chanel, tune into the award winning documentary “Bouncing Cats” here is a description from the producers “The film, narrated by Common and featuring interviews with Will.I.Am, and K’Naan, follows the legendary Crazy Legs of the Rock Steady Crew and b-boy Abramz, the founder of Breakdance Project Uganda (BPU), on a journey to unify, empower and inspire youth in the war torn region that has been called one of the worst places on earth to be a child.
If you plan on visiting Los Angeles, visit the Standard Hotel to see the exhibit The Charming Guest by the sizzling hot Shaniqwa Jarvis.
Hey New Yorkers ! You want to go out on Saturday night? our friends at Society HAE have this contest SocietyHAE is giving away ONE PAIR of tickets for the November 19th Los Rakas show at SOB’s in NYC!Panamanian cousins Raka Dun and Raka Rich put a unique twist on hip-hop and reggae, channeling all the sounds of the places they’ve called home.
The 33rd edition of DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL will take place from 19 to 29 July 2012. Supported by the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund (principal funder), the National Film and Video Foundation, the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development and Tourism and other valued funders and partners, the festival will present over 200 screenings of films from around the world, with a special focus on films from South African and Africa.