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South Side Home Movies Fri 7 PM · Stony Island Arts Bank · Chicago

  • Stony Island Arts Bank 6760 South Stony Island Avenue Chicago, IL, 60649 United States (map)


We All We Got, an elegy for urban America, and A Thousand Midnights, a chronicle of Black migration, in dialogue with selections from the South Side Home Movie Project, an archive of footage of everyday life shot by South Side residents.

The films will be followed by conversation with Ortiz and Jacqueline Stewart (curator, Black Cinema House; director, South Side Home Movie Project; professor, Cinema and Media Studies, UChicago).

We All We Got (2014, 9min)

A Thousand Midnights (2015, 12min) .

Earlier Event: July 11
2017 PBS Online Film Festival
Later Event: September 28
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