Black Film Culture is a dynamic cinema salon series that engages the rich and diverse terrain of Black moving image practices, scholarship, and critical discourses. This inaugural event celebrates the daring independent cinematic voices of the "Women of the L.A. Rebellion" with a film screening and conversation with filmmakers Zeinabu Irene Davis and Barbara McCullough who will discuss their legendary work and careers. This event includes a virtual screening of their classic short films, Cycles and Water Ritual #1: An Urban Rite of Purification, respectively. The event takes place Friday, May 7, 2021 at 6pm.
The Black Film Culture series is created, curated, and sponsored by Dr. Artel Great, Assistant Professor and the George and Judy Marcus Endowed Chair in African-American Cinema Studies at San Francisco State University, School of Cinema.