The Department of Theater and Dance Presents
IMAGING A NEW UTOPIA FILM SERIES
(Via Zoom)

Evenings of experimental & documentary shorts followed by discussion.

Co-curated by AB Brown and Gwynn Shanks

Email gjshanks@colby.edu to R.S.V.P.

SEPTEMBER

SAT 9/5, 6-8 p.m.
Rain (Nyesha) (1978)
Dir. Melvonna Ballenger

Water Ritual #1: An Urban Rite of Purification (1979)
Dir. Barbara McCullough

Illusions (1982)
Dir. Julie Dash

Black to Techno (2019)
Dir. Jenn Nkiru

FRI 9/18, 6-8 p.m.
Laramie Project (2000)
Dir. Tectonic Theater

SAT 9/19, 6-8 p.m.
Anthem (1992)
Dir. Marlon Riggs

Happy Birthday, Marsha! (2018)
Dir. Tourmaline & Sasha Wortzel

Pose (pilot, 2018)
Dir. Ryan Murphy

En Vogue (2014)
Dir. Jenn Nkiru

OCTOBER

FRI 10/2, 6-8 p.m.
Beyond Sacred: Voices of Muslim Identity (2015)
Dir. Ping Chong

SAT 10/3, 6-8 p.m.
Medea (1973)
Dir. Ben Caldwell      

Once Upon a Time, Beirut (1995)
Dir: Jocelyne Saab

The Dérive (2017)
Dir. Tanin Torabi

FRI 10/23, 6-8 p.m.
Praise House (1991)
Dir. Julie Dash

Daughters of the Dust (1991)
Dir. Julie Dash

SAT 10/24, 6-8 p.m.
Lemonade (2016)
Dir. Beyoncé, Kahlil Joseph, Melina Matsoukas, Todd Tourso
Dikayl Rimmasch, Jonas Åkerlund, & Mark Romanek

NOVEMBER

FRI 11/13, 6-8 p.m.
Space is the Place (1974)
Dir. John Coney

SAT 11/14, 6-8 p.m.
Until the Quiet Comes (2012)
Dir. Kahlil Joseph

Never Catch Me (2014)
Dir. Kahlil Joseph

This is America (2018)
Dir. Hiro Murai