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Brooklyn // ‘Middle of Nowhere’ Film Sneak Peek at BAM | Oct. 9

Brooklyn // ‘Middle of Nowhere’ Film Sneak Peek at BAM | Oct. 9

On October 9th, BAM Cafe will host a special sneak peak of Ava DuVernay’s award-winning fim, Middle of Nowhere. A discussion with the director and others on art, Black cinema, and more will follow. The film won the Directing Award for U.S. Dramatic Film at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival (first ever won by an African American).

Brooklyn // Amel Larrieux Live at Emancipation Day Concert | Jul. 7

Brooklyn // Amel Larrieux Live at Emancipation Day Concert | Jul. 7

Amel Larrieux is set to perform at Weeksville Heritage Center’s annual Garden Party and Emancipation Day celebration in Brooklyn on July 7th. The day commemorates the end of slavery in New York State and provides an alternative independence day, along with another reason to party in BK!