Gina’s Journey (w/Spirit of Nina in Buffalo) -11th Annual Buffalo Int’l FF

    When:
    October 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 1:15 pm
    2017-10-08T11:00:00+00:00
    2017-10-08T13:15:00+00:00
    Where:
    North Park Theatre
    1428 Hertel Ave
    Buffalo
    NY 14216
    Contact:
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    Gina's Journey (w/Spirit of Nina in Buffalo) -11th Annual Buffalo Int'l FF @ North Park Theatre | Buffalo | NY | United States

    Gina’s Journey: The Search for William Grimes Sean Durant (dir) 82mins, 2017.
    BIFF USA: Documentary Feature
    Inspired by Regina Madson’s path to authenticate her ancestor’s story, Sean Durant recreates the journies of both amature genologist Gina and her ancestor William Grimes as he escapes to the North to live as a freeman.

    Screening with:

    Spirit of Nina in Buffalo, Akram Shibly (dir.), 18min, 2017
    Buffalo-based musician Drea d’Nur channels the great Nina Simone 53-years after her performance Kleinhans Music Hall as she creates contemporary protest songs.

    Drea d’Nur and Akram Shibly in attendance.

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