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Thursday, May 26
6:30 - 9 p.m.
628 S. 16th Street
Catch a special screening of the film, “Night Catches Us,” starring Anthony Mackie, Kerry Washington and Tariq Trotter (Black Thought of The Roots). And, don’t miss a convo at the screening with the writer and director of the film, Tanya Elaine Hamilton, as well as professors and pop culture commentators Salamishah Tillet and John King.
Insider fact: The Roots composed the music score for this film.
We caught up with Kerry Washington while she was in town promoting the movie.
Check out the interview below with Kerry to hear about her experience filming in Philadelphia.
BlackStar Film Festival When: July 31 through Agust 3 Where: International House, 3701 Chestnut Street; See website for additional venues. Cost: $10, general admission; $125 all-festival pass More info: www.blackstarfest.org Hailed as “the black Sundance” by Ebony magazine, the 2014 BlackStar Film Festival makes its return to Philly next…
Night Market Old City When: Thursday, August 14, 6 - 10 p.m. Where: 35th & Lancaster Avenue Cost: Pay as you go More Inf: Visit thefoodtrust.org Philly foodies and festival fans, get your taste buds ready because Night Market Philadelphia, one of the premier street food festivals in the…
Sittin' In All Stars When: Wednesday, September 3 | 8 p.m. Where: The Kimmel Center | Broad & Spruce Streets Cost: $20 More Info: Click here. One of Philly's hottest live music showcases, Sittin' In returns to the Kimmel Center for a special all-star edition. One part live music…