Screenings

Thursday, February 13, 2020, 6:30 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe Members
Nest Collective with Stories of Our Lives—An Anthology Film (Kenya, 2014, 62 min) On June 30, 2013, members of The Nest Collective, a Nairobi-based arts collective, began collecting and archiving the... read more
Friday, March 6, 2020, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$5 Admission
A screening and discussion in collaboration with The Free Library’s One Book, One Philadelphia; a citywide program engaging Philadelphians in readings and discussions around a single book, this year’... read more
Saturday, March 14, 2020, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe Members
Billy Woodberry with A Story From Africa (Portugal, USA, 2018, 32 min) A Story from Africa brings to life a photographic archive of the 1907 Portuguese occupation of territory in the south of Angola... read more
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 3:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Cost:
$5 Admission
Bringing together short films produced by five youth media programs in Philadelphia, POPPYN, Big Picture Alliance, PhillyCAM Youth, Lil’ Filmmakers, and Scribe’s Documentary History Project for Youth... read more
Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe Members
Salem Mekuria with The Square Stories Trilogy (Ethiopia, 2010-2019, 73 min) For more than a decade, Salem Mekuria, producer, director and video installation artist, has been observing and capturing... read more
Wednesday, April 15, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe Members
Yared Zeleke with Lamb (France, Ethiopia, Germany, Norway, 2015, 94 min) Set in the rolling mountains of Ethiopia, Lamb tells the story of young Ephraim, who is sent by his father to live among... read more
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$10, $8 Students/Seniors, $5 Scribe Members
Haile Gerima with Adwa: An African Victory (Ethiopia, 1999, 97 min) In 1896, Ethiopia, an African nation, largely armed with spears and knives, defeats a well-equipped and organized Italian military... read more
Thursday, May 14, 7:00 PM; Friday, May 15, 7:00 PM; Saturday, May 16, 7:00 PM
Cost:
$5 Admission each night
Since 2004, Aleks Martray has worked as a filmmaker, composer and arts educator— facilitating projects with youth and communities in Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Central America. His work is based in... read more
Friday, June 12, 2020 — Saturday, June 27, 2020
Cost:
FREE
Places of Power is an exhibition of multi-disciplinary media works created by the Philadelphia-based Termite TV collective in collaboration with the Village of Arts and Humanities. Created in... read more
Friday, June 12, 2020, 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Cost:
$5 Admission
How to Tell a True Immigrant Story (USA, 2019, 13 Min) Termite TV's Aggie Ebrahimi Bazaz presents How to Tell a True Immigrant Story, a poetic metanarrative chorus produced in collaboration with... read more