What does it mean to bring a rape accusation against one of the most powerful figures in the entertainment industry? Examining the complex factors that make it difficult for Black women to speak out and be heard, Oscar-nominated filmmakers Kirby Dick and...
A THOUSAND CUTS
Journalist Maria Ressa of the Philippines was named one of Time magazine’s Persons of the Year. Her online news site, Rappler combines the words “rap” and “ripple” for its truth seeking under the authoritarian regime of President Rodrigo Duterte. Filmmaker Ramona Diaz profiles Ressa as she faces government persecution in a series of legal actions meant to kill her spirit with “a thousand cuts.” Her courageous defiance is an inspiration. (Courtesy of PBS Distribution/FRONTLINE)
Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Ramona S. Diaz (Director/Producer/Writer), immediately following the film.
Nov 11 - Nov 29