In the latest episode of our monthly screening series, Uptown Saturday Night, we celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Spike Lee’s tour-de-force biopic, Malcolm X, Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Fellowship Hall at Celebration Church at Columbia.
On the latest installment of the Foundation’s monthly screening series, Uptown Saturday Night, we celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the critically-acclaimed crime drama, City of God, Saturday, April 1, 2017, at the Fellowship Hall at Celebration Church at Columbia, 6080 Foreland Garth, Columbia, MD 21045.
The latest film in the popular Uptown Saturday Night series, 13th, was screened over the weekend and was highlighted by a rousing post-film discussion around the issues of justice and mass incarceration of African-American men.
The film that has been described as “the symbolic genesis of sub-Saharan African filmmaking,” Ousmane Sembène’s Black Girl will be our featured film this month for our Uptown Saturday Night Movie Series.
Writer-director Stella Meghie makes a fine debut with this portrait of a squabbling Jamaican-American family, in Jean of the Joneses.