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Our Right To Gaze: Black Film Identities

Expired March 1, 2021 4:59 AM
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In this collection of six shorts, filmmakers gaze at themselves and their world, attempting to make sense of what they see reflected back. From gripping drama to heart-warming comedy, Our Right to Gaze: Black Film Identities features timely stories from Black artists that take us outside of the ordinary.


Featured shorts (in order): 

Love in Submission by Antu Yacob & Lande Yoosuf

A Hollywood Party by Toryn Seabrooks

Pandemic Chronicles by Ya’ke Smith

Auntie Zariyah by Zora Bikangaga

The Black Banshee by Kyla Sylvers

Nowhere by Lin Que Ayoung


Content Advisory:

Pandemic Chronicles includes full nudity/mature content

The Black Banshee features police violence

  • Year
    2021
  • Runtime
    82 minutes
  • Director
    Antu Yacob & Lande Yoosuf, Toryn Seabrooks, Ya’ke Smith, Zora Bikangaga, Kyla Sylvers, Lin Que Ayoung