The Harlem International Film Festival (Hi) celebrating its 10th Anniversary, will take place September 9-13 featuring MIST Harlem as its primary 2015 theatrical venue. Wednesday, September 9 at 7 PM Hi kicks off its lineup with award-winning Stories of Our Lives chronicling the hidden struggles of lovers, fighters and rebels that characterize the criminalized LGBT community in Kenya. Other highlights include the East Coast Premiere of the award-winning America is Still the Place, based on the unbelievable true story of Charlie […]
NAME OF FILM: ZEMENE
DIRECTOR(S): Melissa Donovan
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: Zemene is a spirited 10-year old Ethiopian girl who fights to survive her life-threatening and seemingly hopeless severe curvature of the spine. A chance encounter with an American physician takes Zemene down a new path, offering hope for her future. ZEMENE movingly depicts how individuals providing care to children in need can transform not only individual lives, but entire communities as well.
The Sarasota Film Festival announced its full line-up, including its Narrative Feature Competition, Independent Visions Competition, Documentary Feature Competition, its Sundance/Gate Foundation Shorts, its Centerpiece and Spotlight films, and its Best of the Web Program for the 2015 Festival taking place April 10th Through April 19th, 2015. Emmy Award and two-time Golden Globe Award-Winning British-American actress Jane Seymour (LIVE AND LET DIE, “Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman”) will be in attendance to showcase Evangelos Giovanis and […]