Join us for a virtual screening of the documentary “Black Girl in Suburbia” and short film “Another Day” on Tuesday August 25, 2020 at 6pm. Both films explore the realities Black girls in Portland face while attending predominately white schools in the city. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with the local directors, Melissa Lowery and Sommer Martin, and the girls whose experiences are depicted. Watch live on Facebook or YouTube @goldenprideproductions.
[Image description: Yellow background with event details in black font: “Double film screening: Black girls in schools. Followed by Virtual Panel with the films’ Directors and Subjects.” Movie poster with picture of a Black girl with cornrows from behind, looking onto a row of houses in the suburbs. “Black Girl in Suburbia. A Documentary by Melissa Lowery” Movie poster with profile (sideways) oriented picture of a Black child with a burst of musical notes erupting from the back of their head. “A Short Film by Sommer Martin. ‘Another Day.’ Starring Bobbi MacKenzie” Tuesday, August 25. 6:00 PM: Films screening. 7:00 PM: Creator Q&A. Live on Youtube and Facebook @GoldenPrideProductions”]