1 Jun

Sembène Film Festival: Moolaadé (Senegal)

Join us for a screening of Moolaadé (Senegal, et al), presented in partnership with Sembène– The Film & Art Festival and City of Asylum. Moolaadé, Ousmane Sembène’s final film, is at once a passionately critical look at an African practice of female genital mutilation that is practiced in more than 38 countries and a tribute to everyday heroism […]

2017-06-01 7 p.m. 2017-06-01 America/New_York Sembène Film Festival: Moolaadé (Senegal) 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

June 1, 2017

7 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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14 Jun

ReelQ: Gun Hill Road (U.S.)

Join us for a screening of Gun Hill Road (U.S.) presented by ReelQ & Cafe Con Leche. An ex-con returns home to the Bronx after three years in prison to discover his wife estranged and his child exploring a gender transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.   ReelQ: Pittsburgh’s International […]

2017-06-14 7 p.m. 2017-06-14 America/New_York ReelQ: Gun Hill Road (U.S.) 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

June 14, 2017

7 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free RSVP
14 Jul

ReelQ: Story of Our Lives (Kenya)

Join us for a screening of Story of Our Lives (Kenya) presented by ReelQ & Pittsburgh Black Pride.   Stories of Our Lives is a Kenyan film, released in 2014. Created by the members of The Nest Collective, a Nairobi-based arts collective, the film is an anthology of five short films dramatizing true stories of LGBT life […]

2017-07-14 7 p.m. 2017-07-14 America/New_York ReelQ: Story of Our Lives (Kenya) 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

July 14, 2017

7 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free RSVP
18 Aug

ReelQ: Circumstance (Iran)

Join us for a screening of Circumstance (Iran) presented by ReelQ & Silk Screen. Winner of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award, Circumstance is a provocative coming-of-age story that cracks open the hidden, underground world of Iranian youth culture filled with sex, drugs and defiance. From filmmaker Maryam Keshavarz, this suspenseful tale of love and defiance unfolds […]

2017-08-18 7 p.m. 2017-08-18 America/New_York ReelQ: Circumstance (Iran) 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

August 18, 2017

7 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free RSVP
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