Sankofa Community Empowerment brings to you a FREE screening of the documentary
"Afraid of Dark," by filmmaker Mya B., of Shoot Films Not People Productions. "Afraid of Dark" is an insightful and entertaining documentary that aims to destroy the misconceptions and damaging stereotypes about Black men, that have often cost these men their lives. This moving film offers a genuine look at these men, revealing their diversity, strength, leadership and challenges. In this Post Ferguson world...who is AFRAID OF DARK?
-Actors Malik Yoba and Vondie Curtis Hall
-Activist/Scholars Dr. Cornel West and Kevin Powell -Hiphop artists Peter Gunz, General Steele of Smif-N-Wessun and Chen Lo
-"Brainwashed" author Tom Burrell
-The late filmmaker/author Sam Greenlee of "The Spook Who Sat By the Door" fame
Discussion will follow the screening with light refreshments.
Admission is FREE