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Sembène African Film Festival : Film Presentation : James Baldwin : The Price of the Ticket

Saturday, August 2, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

James Baldwin : The Price of the ticket is a full length documentary by Karen Thorsen and Douglas Dempsey. It has been described as an emotional portrait, a social critique, and a passionate plea for human equality. Without using narration, the film allows Baldwin to tell his story. Exploring what it means to be born black, impoverished, gay and gifted in a world that has yet to understand that 'all men are brothers.'
Presented by: Regina-Yasmeen Brown, Event Coordinator
Sponsor: Sembène African Film Festival
Light refreshments will be served
7101 Hamilton Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15208