Herstory Indy Film Fest screens “Reembarque”

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With the support of the Atlanta community, and the graciousness of AfroCuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando, the Friday, November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival screenings of the new film documentary Reembarque, were a complete success.  

Cinnamon Traveler Heritage Trust in association with the Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc., is honored to organize the Herstory Independent Film Festival.

The Measure, November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival, Luncheon Screening Gloria Rolando 2014 documentary, "Reembarque" #Atlantahistory100% #SouthwestArtsCenter

The Measure, November 14, 2014.
Herstory Independent Film Festival, Benefit Luncheon Screening,
Gloria Rolando 2014 documentary, “Reembarque”
#Atlantahistory100% #SouthwestArtsCenter

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 C. Wiatta Freeman, 2014 MGSkillman Herstory Educational Scholarship fellow, opening comments. #Literacy #AfricanDiaspora #LaFeriadelLibro

The Measure: November 14, 2014.
C. Wiatta Freeman, 2014 MGSkillman Herstory Educational Scholarship fellow, shares opening comments about the film Reembarque and the 2013 MGSkillman Herstory Educational Scholarship fellow, filmmaker Gloria Rolando.
#Literacy #AfricanDiaspora #LaFeriadelLibro

 

The Measure: Novemeber 14, 2014 After the film we engaged in rich and rewarding conversation. #community #fellowship #reembarque

The Measure: Novemeber 14, 2014.
Beautiful and intelligent crowd. After the film we engaged in rich and rewarding conversation.
Thank you everyone and especially our guests who drove from all over the Atlanta region and as far as
Birmingham AL & North Carolina, to join us for lunch and cinema.
#community #fellowship #Reembarque

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Friends from Lunch met up with Ms. Rolando in the evening. #Goodtime

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Friends from Lunch met up with Ms. Rolando in the evening.
#HaitiCubaAtlanta

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Friends from lunch, meet up with Ms. Rolando.  Happiness abounds #HaitiCubaAtlanta

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Friends from lunch, meet up with Ms. Rolando.
Happiness abounds
#HaitiCubaAtlanta

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival Audience greets award winning Cuban Filmmaker, Gloria Rolando #AtlantaHistory100%

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Herstory Independent Film Festival
Audience greets award winning Cuban Filmmaker, Gloria Rolando
#AtlantaHistory100%

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival Winner of 2014 Cuban Workers Union award, Cuban filmmaker dedicated the evening screening of Reembarque to Cuban sugar industry worker organizer, Jesus Menendez, (1911 - 1948) . #Asé

The Measure: November 14, 2014.
Herstory Independent Film Festival
Winner of 2014 Cuban Workers Union award,
Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando announced that the evening screening of “Reembarque”
Is dedicated to Cuban sugar industry labor organizer, Jesus Menendez, (1911 – 1948) .
#Asé

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum Gloria Rolando 2014 film "Reembarque" #AtlantaHistory100%

The Measure: November 14, 2014.
Herstory Independent Film Festival in association with,
Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum
Gloria Rolando 2014 film “Reembarque”
#AtlantaHistory100%

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum Gloria Rolando 2014 film "Reembarque" #AtlantaHistory100%

The Measure: November 14, 2014.
Herstory Independent Film Festival in association with,
Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum
Gloria Rolando 2014 film “Reembarque”
#AtlantaHistory100%

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival in association with Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum Gloria Rolando 2014 film "Reembarque" #AtlantaHistory100%

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Herstory Independent Film Festival in association with
Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum
Gloria Rolando 2014 film “Reembarque”
#AtlantaHistory100%

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival in association with Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum Gloria Rolando 2014 film "Reembarque" #AtlantaHistory100%

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Herstory Independent Film Festival in association with
Auburn Avenue Research Library at Hammond House Museum
Gloria Rolando 2014 film “Reembarque”
#AtlantaHistory100%

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival screening of "Reemberque" Community discussion with the Cuban filmmaker, Gloria Rolando. #AtlantaHistory100%

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Herstory Independent Film Festival screening of “Reemberque”
Community discussion with the Cuban filmmaker,
Gloria Rolando.
#AtlantaHistory100%

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival Gloria Rolando, Cuban filmmaker of the 2014 award winning film "Reembarque" introduces herself to the audience. #publichistoryprograms #Community  #Happinessabounds

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Herstory Independent Film Festival
Gloria Rolando, Cuban filmmaker of the 2014 award winning film “Reembarque” introduces herself to the audience.
#publichistoryprograms
#Community
#Happinessabounds

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Herstory Independent Film Festival Gloria Rolando, Cuban filmmaker of the 2014 award winning film "Reembarque" introduces herself to the audience. #publichistoryprograms #Community  #Happinessabounds

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Herstory Independent Film Festival
Gloria Rolando, Cuban filmmaker of the 2014 award winning film “Reembarque” introduces herself to the audience.
#publichistoryprograms
#Community
#Happinessabounds

 

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Director, filmmaker Gloria Rolando, the 2013 M. G. Skillman Fellow, together with 2014, M. G. Skillman Fellow, C. Wiatta Freeman. at Herstory Independent Film Festival. The annual benefit event of Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc. #Independent #Sisterhood #Creativity

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Director, filmmaker Gloria Rolando, the 2013 M. G. Skillman Fellow,
Together with 2014, M. G. Skillman Fellow, Writer, Radio Broadcaster, C. Wiatta Freeman.
The Herstory Independent Film Festival, is the annual benefit event of
Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc.
#Independent
#Sisterhood
#Creativity

 

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The Measure: November 14, 2014
Team Herstory Independent Film Festival. Herstory Independent Film Festival, is the annual benefit event of Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc.
#AtlantaHistory100%
#Independent
#Sisterhood
#Creativity

 

Another successful Public programming event in Atlanta GA, produced by Cinnamon Traveler Heritage Trust in association with the Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Educational Scholarship Fund Inc.  

Cinnamon Traveler Heritage Trust produces new and exciting public history programming events, workshops and international travel programs, that encourage forums for community engagement.

The Measure: November 14, 2014 Reembarque, Herstory Independent Film Festival Gloria and Grace #ImagenesdelCaribe #CinnamonTraveler #Nextproject #MiAbuela

The Measure: November 14, 2014
Reembarque, Herstory Independent Film Festival
Gloria and Grace
#ImagenesdelCaribe #CinnamonTraveler #Familyvisit #Atlanta
#Nextproject #MiAbuela
#Independent
#Sisterhood
#Creativity

 

What is next?

Throughout Ms. Rolando’s time here in Atlanta and throughout her 2014 U.S. tour, whenever people ask about her next project, she explains her ideas about her 13th film project, an independent fictionalized historic film documentary titled, Mi Abuela – My Grandmother.

Gloria Rolando is currently traveling in the U.S. until December 4, 2014. Ms. Rolando is available to answer questions and can be reached directly at telephone number, 269.823.2635. In Cuba her telephone number is 537-862-7904 and her email address is gloria@icaic.cu  

On behalf of the Mildred Grant Skillman Herstory Scholarship Fund Inc in association with Imagenes del Caribe, we thank you for your continued support. 

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