Posts Posts by: "floydwebb"

From the juke joints to the church, up the mountain and down the bayou, I AM THE BLUES transports you to the Mississippi crossroads together with the last legends of the blues. I AM THE BLUES takes the audience on a musical journey through the swamps of the Louisiana Bayou, the juke joints of the…(Read More)

RAISING BERTIE, US, 2017, 102 min Director: Margaret Byrne An intimate, six-year portrait of three boys growing into adulthood in rural North Carolina.  Raising Bertie argues that rural black lives matter by showcasing people usually invisible in the media: African-American boys grappling with the precarious school-to-work transition in an impoverished and…(Read More)

May 26-June 2 Studio Movie Grill Chatham and Black World Cinema Present Chasing Trane, 2017, US, 99 min. Director:John Scheinfeld 210 W 87th St FREE PARKING CHASING TRANE is the definitive documentary film about an outside-the-box thinker with extraordinary talent whose boundary-shattering music continues to impact and influence people around…(Read More)

Half A Yellow Sun, UK/Nigeria, 2013, 111min Director: Biyi Bandele May 12-19 11:30 A, 2:10 P, 4:50 P, 7:30 P, 10:10 P Studio Movie Grill Chatham 210 W 87th St FREE PARKING During the mid-to-late sixties, twin sisters Olanna (Thandie Newton) and Kainene (Anika Noni Rose…(Read More)

March 31-April 7 Theatrical Premiere BATTLEDREAM CHRONICLE Dir. Alain Bidard | Martinique | 2015 |108 min| Animation [dropshadowbox align=”none” effect=”raised” width=”auto” height=”” background_color=”#ffffff” border_width=”1″ border_color=”#dddddd” rounded_corners=”false” inside_shadow=”false” ] French and Creole with English subtitles In 2100, the empire of Mortemonde colonized almost all the nations of the Earth and…(Read More)

April 14-21 I Called Him Morgan, (2016) Director: Kasper Collin Cast: Lee Morgan, Helen Morgan, Wayne Shorter, Paul West, Jymie Merritt, Bennie Maupin, Billy Harper, Art Blakey [dropshadowbox align=”none” effect=”raised” width=”auto” height=”” background_color=”#ffffff” border_width=”1″ border_color=”#acacac” rounded_corners=”false” inside_shadow=”false” ]On a snowy night in February 1972, the 33…(Read More)