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October 14, 2021 to October 14, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:50 PM
Cornell Cinema, 104 Willard Straight Hall,, Tompkins County, New York, United States, 14853

About This Event

2020 > Directed by Ephraim Asili \ With Aurielle Akerele, Chris Jarell, Michael A. Lake \ After nearly a decade exploring different facets of the African diaspora — and his own place within it — Ephraim Asili makes his feature-length debut with The Inheritance, an astonishing ensemble work set almost entirely within a West Philadelphia house where a community of young, Black artists and activists form a collective. "Ephraim Asili's boldly political, quietly experimental film asks what it means—and costs—for Black people to form intentional communities." (Vanity Fair) Cornell professor Samantha Sheppard (PMA) will moderate the post-screening discussion with Asili. Cosponsored with ASRC. More at \ 1 hr 50 min \