Category: Diaspora Film Festival

2019 Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film

2019 Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film  Collective Memory(ies): Our Diaspora The Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film is the Stone Center’s annual series spotlighting film from all corners of the African diaspora. Many screenings are North Carolina premieres and feature commentary and appearances by the directors and local scholars. This year’s edition will include community screenings at the Varsity Theater and in Durham at NC […]

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Whatever happened to Countdown at Kusini?

The Stone Center’s Annual Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film kicks off on September 23 with a special screening of filmmaker S. Torriano Berry’s The Kusini Concept, along with a screening of Countdown at Kusini, one of the most important productions in Black film history. Rarely seen sinceColumbia pictures shelved it in 1976 and […]

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Stone Center’s Video Archives

Check us out on Vimeo! Did you miss a “can’t-miss” Stone Center event or lecture? Don’t worry– you can view video from Stone Center lectures, programs and special events on our Vimeo page.   Vimeo is a platform used to upload video content and share it on the internet—via your Vimeo page. You can access the […]

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Special FREE Sneak Preview Screening of “The House on Coco Road” on June 22nd!

The Stone Center and the Hayti Heritage Center, in collaboration with Array Films, will host a FREE special sneak preview of the film, The House on Coco Road, ahead of its July release. A discussion will following immediately after screening.  Please join us on Thursday, June 22 at 7pm at the Hayti Heritage Center in […]

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