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The African Diaspora International Film Festival: Filling the Gap


December 6, 2012

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium

Conceived as an effort to alter the way African-American children see themselves and their ancestors, this docu-drama highlights the inventive and inspired contributions of little-known Americans of African descent and their incredible creativity in the 1840s, the period leading to the Civil War in American history.

Directed by Tyrone Young, 2010, 83 min, USA, Docu-Drama, English.  Part of School Program.

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