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  • Global Fun at Leimert Park Village African Art & Music Festival

    Sep 8, 12 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *The Vision Theatre Back-lot once again served as the host site for the 4th Annual Leimert Park Village African Art and Music Festival. The event celebrated the diverse African diaspora inLos Angeles, with music, art, poetry, childrens and teen activities, ‘Leimert Park After Dark,’ and much more. Several thousand people spent most or all of […]

  • DuVernay’s Way: Boost Black Films Through Alliance of Festivals

    Jan 8, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via New York Times) Ava DuVernay, the filmmaker and publicist, imagines a time when black-theme pictures will flourish in places where African-American film festivals have already found eager viewers. Fifty such cities would be an ideal black-film circuit, Ms. DuVernay said. In March she will start with five. “I Will Follow,” which was written and […]