Film Series : 21st Annual Black Harvest Film Festival 2015

Shorts Program: International Visions

2014, Various nations, Various directors, 89 min.

Show Times

  • Tue, Aug 11th 8:15pm

Four shorts from foreign shores highlight new perspectives on black life and culture.

Papa Machete

Papa Machete

2014, Jonathan David Kane, USA/Haiti, 11 min.

A venerable teacher of a Haitian martial art is seen in action in Jonathan David Kane’s PAPA MACHETE.

Sound of Tears

Sound of Tears

2014, Dorothy A. Atabong, Canada, 15 min.

A young woman’s desire to choose her own husband is seen as a threat to her family’s honor.

Kasita

Kasita

2014, Gabri Christa, Netherlands Antilles, 22 min.

Two little girls on a trek to save their dog encounter relics from Bonaire’s history of slavery.

Shortage of Children

Shortage of Children

À court d'enfants

2014, Marie-Hélène Roux, France, 42 min.

A misguided French policy fatefully separates an African brother and sister from their mother. In French with English subtitles.