AFROGLOSSIA Film Program

Anthology Film Archives

32 2nd Ave 

New York, NY 10003 

General admission $11, Students & Seniors $9


Monday, November 6 at 7:00pm

PROGRAM 1: TEJU COLE

  • SANS SOLEIL (Chris Marker, 1983, 100 min)
  • LIFELINE (Victor Erice, 2002, 11 min)
  • LOVE IS THE MESSAGE, THE MESSAGE IS DEATH (Arthur Jafa, 2016, 8 min)
  • MESHES OF THE AFTERNOON (Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid, 1943, 14 min)
  • BEST OF LUCK WITH THE WALL (Josh Begley, 2017, 7 min)

Tuesday, November 7 at 7:00pm

PROGRAM 2: WANGECHI MUTU

  • TOUKI BOUKI (Djibril Diop Mambéty,1973, 95 min) Restored in 2008 by The World Cinema Foundation at Cineteca di Bologna/L’Immagine Ritrovata in association with the family of Djibril Diop Mambéty. Restoration funding provided by Armani, Cartier, Qatar Airways and Qatar Museum Authority.
  • KATI KATI (Mbithi Masya, 2016, 75 min)

Sunday, November 12 at 3:00pm

PROGRAM 3: YTO BARRADA

  • SEAN (Ralph Arlyck, 1970, 15 min)
  • NOTES TOWARDS AN AFRICAN ORESTES (Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1970, 75 min)
  • CHRONICLE OF A SUMMER (Jean Rouch, 1961, 90 min)

Sunday, November 12 at 6:45pm

PROGRAM 4: THE NEST COLLECTIVE

  • WE NEED PRAYERS: THIS ONE WENT TO MARKET (2017, 10 min) - PERFORMA 17 COMMISSION PREMIERE
  • WE NEED PRAYERS: THESE ONES STAYED AT HOME (2017, 9 min)
  • WHEN WE ARE (2016, 12 min)
  • TO CATCH A DREAM (2015, 13 min)
  • DINKA TRANSLATION (2013, 4 min)

Sunday, November 12 at 8:30pm

PROGRAM 5: TRACEY ROSE

  • THE WIZ (Sidney Lumet, 1978, 134 min)

Monday, November 13 at 6:45pm

PROGRAM 6: JULIE MEHRETU & JASON MORAN 

  • KILLER OF SHEEP (Charles Burnett, 1979, 83 min)
  • IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY (Tamer El Said, 2015, 118 min) 

Image credit: The Nest Collective, courtesy of the artists

Credits

Organized by Performa Curator Adrienne Edwards and Anthology Film Archives Film Programmer Jed Rapfogel, with Performa Andrew W. Mellon Curatorial Fellow Lydia Brawner.