HAIR IN THE GATE: African and Asian Deities & Diaspora Women Filmmakers
at 19h00-Mami Wata Yemoja Meets Ganesha-


-Mami Wata Yemoja Meets Ganesha-

We’re partnering with Live Unchained to present HAIR IN THE GATE: AFRICAN AND ASIAN DEITIES & DIASPORA WOMEN FILMMAKERS featuring British South Asian director Devika Ponnambalam‘s « BROKEN ETERNITY » and the Washington D.C. Premiere of « DELUGE » by Nijla Baseema Mu’min / 2012 Princess Grace Award- Cary Grant Film Scholarship (recipient: Nijla Mu’min) Calarts Diversity Grant).

Set in India and the U.K., « Broken Eternity » travels in time following the story of two lovers now reincarnated as father and daughter who struggle to overcome their sexual desire for one another. While « Deluge » set in Louisiana, focuses on a teenage girl who witnesses the mass drowning of her friends and is haunted by the decision not to jump in to try to save them.

Outstanding Films followed by’Local Equals Global’ Music Mix from Parallel Film Collective Resident DJ Ausar and RESTAURANT MARVIN’s famous #HairInTheGate mixed drinks!

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