• My Nearest City

  • 27

    October 27, 2021, 19:30 Daughters of the Dust

  • 27

    October 27, 2021, 18:30 Fire Shut Up in My Bones

  • 28

    October 28, 2021, 19:30 Belly

  • 29

    October 29, 2021, 20:00 Get Out

  • 11

    November 11, 2021, 19:30 Abar: Black Superman

    Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, 6067 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

    October 27, 2021

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    When Julie Dash’s Daughters of the Dust was released across the United States thirty years ago, Dash became the first Black woman to have a feature distributed nationally. Since then, the film has become a landmark in the global film canon. Read more…

    L.A. Live, 1000 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90015

    October 27, 2021

    6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

    The Met’s first performance of an opera by a Black composer. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Grammy Award–winning jazz musician and composer Terence Blanchard’s adaptation of Charles M. Read more…

    28 Oct

    Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

    October 28, 2021

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    Belly stars Nas and DMX as two gang members who get drawn in too deep and try to escape the only lives they have ever known. Over the years, Belly has developed a cult following that recognizes the film’s influence on the visual aesthetics of both Hollywood and hip-hop. Read more…

    29 Oct

    The Theatre at Ace Hotel, 929 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015

    October 29, 2021 To October 31, 2021

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    This Halloween see the groundbreaking horror film like you’ve never heard it before. Composer Michael Abels conducts his disconcerting “gospel horror” original score, performed live by the LA Opera Orchestra and the amazing DC6 Singers (the performers heard on the soundtrack). Read more…

    1625 North Las Palmas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    November 11, 2021

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

      Abar: Black Superman. Action/Sci-Fi. Directed by Frank Packard. Written by James Smalley and J. Walter Smith. Produced by J.P.Joshua. From Mirror Releasing. (Color, 1977, USA, 102 minutes, rated PG) Starring Tobar Mayo, J. Walter Smith, Roxie Young, Gladys Lum, Tony Rumford, Rupert Williams. Read more…