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Black X Film Festival OPENING NIGHT

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Welcome to the Black X Film Festival!

This program includes:
-"Read the Room" Opening remarks by comedian Sampson McCormick
-"How to be Woke" by Onyinye Alheri
-"Sirus Lee: The Problematic Time Transplant" Directed by Theo Hollingsworth and Fox Nakia

The Black X Film Festival is a three-day online film festival (September 25-27, 2020) started by a collective of Black artists and allies to showcase Black creators. Through providing this free event of music and film, we showcase the radical multifaceted expressions of the Black experience by centering Black resilience and a commitment to anti-racism.

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Welcome from the Black X Team
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Opening remarks by Sampson McCormick
Award winning stand up comedian and filmmaker Sampson McCormick will share his remarks. IG: @sampsonmccormick
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How to Be Woke
Tune in for a special segment on WBS News as anchor Maya LeFaux gives satirical steps on How to be Woke.
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Sirius Lee: The Problematic Time Traveller
Time travel, martial arts and electro-funk collide in this hilarious web series about just how little some things change.
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Q&A with the filmmakers
A live Q&A with Onyinye Alheri and Theo Hollingsworth

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Virtual film festival showcasing Black filmmakers Sept 25-27

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