[Marxism] [SUSPICIOUS MESSAGE] Fwd: Coming Soon: "400TH Anniversary Anti-Slavery Cinema/TV Commemoration"

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Mon Aug 5 05:40:47 MDT 2019




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Subject: 	Coming Soon: "400TH Anniversary Anti-Slavery Cinema/TV 
Commemoration"
Date: 	Sun, 4 Aug 2019 21:35:54 -0700
From: 	ed rampell <70hollybl at gmail.com>



Greetings,

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How are you? We thought the below film/ television program would 
interest you. Please share with individuals and organizations who'd be 
interested; plus with your  media outlets, e-lists and social media.

Hope to see you there!

In cinematic solidarity,

Ed Rampell

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       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


       Contact: Ed Rampell, Programmer

Email: 70hollybl at gmail.com <mailto:70hollybl at gmail.com> **

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*400^TH Anniversary Anti-Slavery Cinema/TV Commemoration*

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On August 20, 1619 continental North America’s first African captives 
arrived as slaves at the Jamestown colony, Virginia. The *400^TH 
Anniversary Anti-Slavery Cinema/TV Commemoration* remembers enslavement 
and resistance to slavery through movies and TV shows. Screenings of 
scenes and of some complete productions are introduced by film 
historians, activists, filmmakers, celebrities, scholars, etc., such as 
actress/producer/ screenwriter *Tina Andrews*, who co-starred in /Roots 
/and wrote the TV mini-series about the relationship between Thomas 
Jefferson and Sally Hemings. The screenings include://

2017’s */JAMESTOWN/*; 1977’s mini-series */ROOTS/ *introduced by Tina 
Andrews; 2000 mini-series */SALLY HEMINGS: AN AMERICAN SCANDAL 
/*introduced by screenwriter Tina Andrews and Evelia Jones, 
great-granddaughter (many times removed) of Thomas Jefferson and Sally 
Hemings; Nate Parker’s 2016 */THE BIRTH OF A NATION/* about America’s 
bloodiest slave uprising; Thomas Edison’s*//*1903 */UNCLE TOM’S CABIN/*; 
1955’s */SEVEN ANGRY MEN /*about abolitionist John Brown; 1979 
made-for-TV movie */FREEDOM ROAD /*starring Muhammad Ali as a 
Reconstruction era ex-slave elected to the legislature who fights the 
Klan. Based on the novel by blacklisted ex-Red Howard Fast, who also 
wrote the novel for the movie that broke the Hollywood Blacklist, 1960’s 
/Spartacus/, screenplay by the Hollywood Ten’s Dalton Trumbo. /Freedom 
Road /was Czech director /Ján Kadár/’s (1965’s /The Shop on Main 
Street/) final film.

Keynote speakers at the event are: Professor *Melina Abdullah* is /Chair 
of Pan-African Studies at California State University, L.A. who /serves 
on the leadership team for #BlackLivesMatter and is committed to ending 
state-sponsored and police violence towards all people, and especially 
Black people. *Sharon Kyle* is co-founder and co-publisher of the LA 
Progressive and Hollywood Progressive and is a former Guild Law School 
president.//

*WHAT: 400^TH Anniversary Anti-Slavery Cinema/TV Commemoration*.

*WHEN: *12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., Sunday, August 25.

*Where: *The L.A. Workers Center, 1251 S. St. Andrews Place, L.A., CA 
90019. Potluck. Donations requested.

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For info contact: 70HollyBL at gmail.com <mailto:70HollyBL at gmail.com>.

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