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The Freedom Principle and Endless Shout Screening

  • International House Philadelphia 3701 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA, 19104 United States (map)

FREE SCREENING! This screening of short films reflects on the themes of collective improvisation, anti-colonial resistance and black cultural nationalism found in the exhibitions The Freedom Principle and Endless Shout, currently on view at the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania. The program includes a new digital restoration of Sarah Maldoror’s short film Monangambee, which was shot in Algeria and features a soundtrack by the Art Ensemble of Chicago.

Monangambee
Dir. Sarah Maldoror, France/Algeria, 1969, DCP, 15 min., b/w

People to be Resembling
Dir. The Otolith Group, UK/Germany, 2012, video, 22 min.

The Art Ensemble of Chicago
Dir. William Mahin, US, 1981, video, 51 min.