Special SilverDocs screenings/events

Posted on June 14, 2009. Filed under: Art, media that matters, video | Tags: , , |

These films and post-screening discussions look interesting:

CRUDE
June 16 at 5:15 p.m.

Post-screening discussion with Award-winning filmmaker Joe Berlinger (PARADISE LOST, BROTHER’S KEEPER, METALLICA: SOME KIND OF MONSTER)

FACING ALI
June 16 at 7 p.m.

Post-screening discussion moderated by longtime USA Today sports writer David DuPree featuring filmmaker Pete McCormack and producer Derik Murray.

MUGABE AND THE WHITE AFRICAN
June 18 at 4:30 p.m.

Post-screening panel discussion featuring filmmaker Lucy Bailey, moderated by Peter Godwin, former BBC foreign correspondent and author of When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memoir of Africa.

NO IMPACT MAN
June 18 at 4:45 p.m.

Post-screening discussion moderated by Award-winning NPR national correspondent Daniel Zwerdling featuring filmmakers Laura Gabbert and Justin Schein and film subject BusinessWeek senior writer Michelle Conlin.

CONVENTION
June 18 at 7 p.m.

Post-screening discussion featuring members of the filmmaking team, Leah Daughtry, CEO 2008 Democratic National Convention, Katherine Archuleta, DNC Lead City Planner, Chantal Unfug, Denver liaison to the DNC, Curtis Hubbard, Denver Post political editor, and Denver Post reporter Allison Sherry.

FRED WESLEYFRED WESLEY QUARTET
June 19 at 7-8 p.m.

Fred Wesley Quartet in performance at the Downtown Silver Spring Plaza Stage on Ellsworth Drive between Georgia and Fenton. The legendary Fred Wesley, featured in the film SOUL POWER, delivers a little of his own.

THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE
June 19 at 7:15 p.m.

Post-screening discussion moderated by Pulitzer Prize-winning fashion writer Robin Givhan and filmmaker R.J. Cutler.

SOUL POWER
June 19 at 9:45 p.m.

Post-screening discussion and performance featuring filmmaker Jeffrey Levy-Hinte and legendary funk/jazz trombonist Fred Wesley.

EPISODE 3 – ENJOY POVERTY
June 20 at 3:30 p.m.

Post-screening discussion featuring filmmaker Renzo Martens moderated by WAMU-88.5 FM host Kojo Nnamdi.

Closing Night: THE NINE LIVES OF MARION BARRY
June 20 at 6:30 p.m.

Post-screening discussion moderated by Emmy Award-winning NPR news analyst Juan Williams, featuring Civil Rights activist Lawrence Guyot, Dorothy Brizill, Executive Director DC Watch, and NBC4 News reporter Tom Sherwood.

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