‘Blackstar' Highlights Global Perspectives by Black Filmmakers

Jeremy Pasker | 7/14/2014, 11:23 a.m.
Each film screened during the The Blackstar Film Festival will touch on experiences of people of colr
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The Blackstar Film Festival will showcase film shorts on social justice from July 31 to August 3 at the Annenberg School for Communication in Philadelphia, PA.

Meant to celebrate the African global perspective, each film screened during the weekend will touch on the experiences people of color.

Films will look at the indigenous Apache tribe in Arizona, the housing fraud committed against Black people, transgender bigotry, a slew of other social justice issues that illustrate narratives rarely explained elsewhere.

Tickets are free but an RSVP is necessary.