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Truth and Reconciliation Film Shorts

Presented by ArtsWave at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati OH

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Jul 17 - 18 2021
Truth and Reconciliation Film Shorts

See short films from 12 of 27 local artists — one of three events as part of the Truth and Reconciliation Artist Showcase

Join ArtsWave at the Harriet Tubman Theater at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center as 12 of the 27 artists that make up the Truth and Reconciliation Artist Showcase share their stories through a set of film shorts. Approaches differ. Our lens on the themes of “truth” and “reconciliation” hopefully broadens our understanding of this complex topic. It’s an opportunity to immerse yourself in these projects in a unique and dynamic way.

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Admission is free.

Please enter the Harriet Tubman Theater through the Rosa Parks Street entrance.


Additional time info:

Saturday, July 17

11 a.m. Derek J. Snow, "Silas, The Uninvited" (45 min.)
12:05 p.m. Preston Charles III, "A Citizen's Journey in Truth and Reconciliation: The Roots of Racism" (55 min.)
1:10 p.m. Deqah Hussein-Wetzel, "Cincinnati's Communities of Color: Lost Histories Series" (20 min.)
1:40 p.m. Anupama Mirle, "World Dance Cincinnati" (30 min.)
2:20 p.m. Donald Sherman, "Black Broadway Musical Review" (60 min.)
3:30 p.m. Desirae Hosley, "Social Therapy 2020: Beyond the Zoom Screen" (30 min.)
4:10 p.m. Adebola Olowe, "Irin Ajo - The Journey" (50 min.)

Sunday, July 18

10 a.m. David Choate, "Liberty – Injustice For All" (60 min.)
11:15 a.m. Kareem K.A. Simpson, "Bro'Kin River" (60 min.)
12:25 p.m. Michael Coppage, "Black Box" (30 min.)
1 p.m. Darnell Pierre Benjamin, "13th & Republic: All Us, All Love" (45 min.)
1:50 p.m. Gabriel Martinez Rubio, "Nosotros/US" (35 min.)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

50 E Freedom Way , Cincinnati , OH 45202

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