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Film: “Homegoings”

July 25, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Film: "Homegoings"

Through the eyes of funeral director Isaiah Owens, the film explores the beauty and grace of African-American funerals. Filmed at Owens Funeral Home in New York City’s historic Harlem neighborhood, the film examines the rarely seen world of undertaking in the black community where funeral rites draw on a rich palette of tradition, history and celebration. Produced in association with American Documentary/POV. Community Room

The film will be followed by a Q&A with director Christine Turner.

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Date:
July 25, 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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