Splice: Sol Cinema, Culture, Community In Harlem

January 28, 2021

Happy New Year! Sure it’s late January, but we haven’t been in touch since late December, and so much has happened.

Vice President Kamala Harris is the first Black, first woman, first Asian elected to the Oval Office.

President Joe Biden is rolling full speed ahead to redress everything that went wrong over the past four years. And America is rebounding from an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, lead by the ousted former POTUS!

Meanwhile the 2021 Sundance Film Festival starts today! This year, Sundance is both virtual, and located in cinemas nationwide.

So, chances are, you can attend the festival in-person without leaving your state! Harlem is front and center at the Sundance in Summer of Soul, Questlove’s directorial debut about the 1969 Black Woodstock event that took place at Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park.

Shout out to Summer of Soul co-producer Gregory Thomas. Plus, ImageNation fam Shaka King will premiere his new feature film Judas and the Black Messiah, Firelight Media will present the panel “Beyond Resilience”, and much more. Click here to attend Sundance.

And while the country’s biggest film festival launches today. The largest and longest-running Black film festival in the US follows, the Pan African Film Festival is February 28th to March 14th, 2021. Click here to view the PAFF slate. 

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Harlem World Magazine, 2521 1/2 west 42nd street, Los Angeles, CA, 90008, https://www.harlemworldmagazine.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact
We're your source for local coverage, we count on your support. SUPPORT US!
Your support is crucial in maintaining a healthy democracy and quality journalism. With your contribution, we can continue to provide engaging news and free access to all.
accepted credit cards

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related Articles