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Julie Dash to Direct Mid-season Premiere of OWN’s Queen Sugar

UPDATE: Ms. Julie Dash has confirmed a “NOLA location salute” to our own Solange Knowles in the October 3rd episode! Collaborative Black Girl Magic is our favorite and since the literal dream team we never knew we needed is now a thing, we’re overjoyed. Queen Sugar, the Oprah Winfrey Network hit series developed by Ava…

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Saint Heron Presents: ‘Daughters Of The Dust’ Q&A With Julie Dash, Arthur Jafa & Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah

So many exciting events happening during the New Orleans Film Society’s 27th Annual Film Festival. This Wednesday, October 19th, Saint Heron is pleased to announce that we will host a very special Q&A with director Julie Dash and director and cinematographer Arthur Jafa. Rachel Kaadi Ghansah will lead our discussion ahead of the restored rerelease…

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Julie Dash’s ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Return To Theaters This Fall for 25th Anniversary

Cited as one of the premiere influences of Beyoncé‘s Lemonade, Julie Dash’s 1991 film Daughters of the Dust has received a 25th anniversary restoration set to open in theaters this coming November. As the first American theatrical feature directed by an African American woman to receive a major release, the film follows the women of…

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Support Julie Dash’s Culturally Rich ‘Travel Notes of A Geechee Girl’ Documentary

Director Julie Dash‘s latest documentary, Travel Notes of A Geechee Girl, delves inside the fearless life of Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor. As a native of South Carolina’s culturally rich Gullah Geechee community, Vertamae connected the world to Geechee culture through culinary arts. At the age of 18 she sailed to Paris and landed in the heart of…

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