upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

REEL Change: Leeway’s 25th Anniversary Film Festival

Thursday, November 1, 2018 All-Day Event

A moving collage of short films and feature-length work from Leeway community of artists over the years. All November long on PhillyCAM (Comcast Xfinity 66/ 966HD/ 967 and Verizon FIOS 29/30) Everywhere on Roku and online at phillycam.org/watch

10:00pm every night in November

Shorts programs on Sunday through Friday, Features every Saturday.

 

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KICK OFF FEATURE (Thursday, November 1 at 10:00pm)

Belly of the Basin 
Tina Morton (LTA '06, ACG '06, '05) & Roxana Walker-Canton 

FRIDAY SHORTS (November 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 at 10:00pm) 

A Litany for Survival: The Life and Work of Audre Lorde 
Michelle Parkerson

Paddana: Song of the Ancestors 
Anula Shetty (ACG '15, LTA '07, WOO '04, HG '02)

SATURDAY FEATURES

November 3 @ 10 pm

BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez
Barbara Attie and Janet Goldwater (LTA '11, ACG '09, WOO '04, '99)

November 10 @ 10 pm 

Black Diamonds: Mountaintop Removal and the Fight for Coalfield Justice 
Catherine Pancake (LTA '17, WOO '17, ACG '16)

November 17 @10 pm

Children of Memory
Kathryn Smith Pyle (WOO '18, ACG '17, '14) and María Teresa Rodríguez (WOO '13, LTA '07)

November 24 @ 10pm

Looking For Adventure
Kimi Takesue (WOO '00)

Scene Not Heard: Women in Philadelphia Hip Hop
Maori Holmes (ACG '16, '06, '05, LTA '06) 

SUNDAY SHORTS (November 4, 11, 18 & 25 at 10:00pm) 

EPA Song 
Ants On A Log (ACG '17, '16)

The Forest For the Trees 
Bernadine Mellis

MONDAY SHORTS (November 5, 12, 19 & 26 at 10:00pm) 

Soless
Carman Spoto (WOO '17, ACG '17, '15)

After the Date
Iris Devins (ACG '18, '16)

Bi/Black/BodyPositive/Bliss 
Misia Denéa (LTA '06, ACG '05)

Pride & Process
Wesley Flash (ACG '15)

Two poems.
Kavi Ade (LTA '16)

Of Origins 
Irit Reinheimer (ACG '06)

PORTAL Black Infinity Hitchhike series
Muthi Reed (ACG '13, '10, '05)

TUESDAY SHORTS (November 6, 13, 20 & 27 at 10:00pm) 

Resistance: the battle of philadelphia (prologue)
M. Asli Dukan (LTA '16, ACG '16, '14)

When Life Gives You Lemons
Melissa Beatríz (WOO '17, ACG '12)

How does one begin?
Luisa Dantas

Groundwork 
Milena Velis (ACG '10)

WEDNESDAY SHORTS (November 7, 14, 21 & 28 at 10:00pm) 

Ms. Jo
Jennie Shanker (ACG '12, WOO '99)

Hot Tea
Laura Deutch (ACG '10)

Performing Grace  
Portia Cobb

The Maid
Heidi Saman (WOO '17, LTA '09)

The FBI Blew Up My Ice Skates
Sara Zia Ebrahimi (LTA '14, ACG '13, '09)

THURSDAY SHORTS (November 8, 15, 22 & 29 at 10:00pm) 

Standing the Test of Time
Julie Rainbow (LTA '16, ACG '14)

City Harvest 
Debbie Rudman (ACG '16, '09)

 

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