Wednesday, November 12, 2014.
Atlanta History 100%
Monday night was the Atlanta premiere of Afro-Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando‘s new documentary, “Reembarque” at the Spelman College Science Center Auditorium.
Engaging, original, thought provoking. The film “Reembarque” raises awareness about the 20th century Haitian Cuban experience with grace and intelligence.
The event was well attended by members of the community, students, faculty. Special guests seen in the audience included Consul General Thomas from the Consulate General of Haiti in Atlanta; Professor Aku Kadogo Spelman College Cosby Chair in the humanities for 2014-2015 and C. Wiatta Freeman, Writer, Radio Broadcaster of the program, WomanSpeak, broadcasted Thursdays on WRFG Atlanta.
More Screenings this week around Atlanta include:
Thursday November 13, 2014, at CAU, Ware Building, 6:00pm.
Friday November 14, 2014, Herstory Independent Film Festival, Southwest Arts Center, 12:00 – 3:00pm
AARL at Hammonds House Museum, 7:00 – 9:00pm
After Atlanta, Ms. Rolando continues on her scheduled 2014 U.S. Tour, which is posted at AfroCubaWeb.
Pictured below is the lunch stop by Toasted Cheese Truck.