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THE LAST TREE
Directed by Shola Amoo, 98min, UK
Growing up with his foster mother amongst the rolling fields of rural Lincolnshire, Femi’s young life seems as idyllic as the landscape. But when he returns to London to live with his birth mother he begins to struggle with the culture and values of his new environment. As the years pass, he must decide which path to adulthood he wants to take and what it means to be a young black man in London. His search for self and identity will take him on an emotionally charged and utterly unforgettable journey through various stages of his life.
Winner of two British Independent Film Awards, The Last Tree premiered in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival and was released in the UK through Picturehouse Entertainment, and is currently being released nationwide by Artmattan Films.
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THEE DEBAUCHERY BALL
Directed by David Weatherly, 71 min., USA
Thee Debauchery Ball documentary celebrates Chicago’s large and thriving house music community. Awarded
Best Film at the Southside Chicago Film Festival, Thee Debauchery Ball tells the story of a bi-annual event that
pays reverence to roots of house music culture, while expanding the scope and appreciation with innovative and
unprecedented fetish-themed, and body-positive parties.
Lunch Break | Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - FB Live
A tribute to Sam Hargreaves, Jr.
Paris Blues in Harlem
Directed by Nadhege Ptah, 14 min., USA
A young woman becomes desperate in her quest to pressure her grandfather to accept a realtor's offer for his financially strained Harlem jazz club.
1-Day Only | Friday, May 1, 2020 - ON DEMAND
About the Film
A medieval samurai known as Lone Wolf wanders the countryside with his young son to seek revenge against those who murdered his wife.
About the Experience
This Sunday, May 24th at 9:15pm EST, participate in the live stream of "Shogun Assassin". RZA—acclaimed rapper, producer, director and co-founder of 36 Chambers—and Dan Halsted—head programmer at the Hollywood Theatre—will provide live commentary during this special Memorial Day Weekend presentation. Their collective knowledge and personal stories related to "Shogun Assassin" will give viewers a deeper appreciation for the movies we love.
"Shogun Assassin" is well known within the hip hop community as it was heavily sampled in GZA's platinum album "Liquid Swords." The album is considered one of the best albums in hip hop history on account of GZA's complex lyricism and RZA's dark atmospheric production.