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Black Perspectives Special Program – Beyond the Frame

  United States     52 minutes


This suite of films explores the fusion of the natural world and cultural narratives, as well as the limitless possibilities of creative expression and transcending convention. Featuring works by Bronzeville Collective and Claude-Aline T Nazaire-Miller.

The community-made collage Chronicle of a Summer Day (U.S.) offers a poetic glimpse into John Caleb Pendleton’s Juneteenth floral installation of remembrance and celebration. Artist Nick Cave prepares for a career-spanning exhibition and a groundbreaking fashion performance celebrating gender identity in 376 Days (Nick Cave: Keep it Movin’) (U.S.).



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Screenings & Events

In-Person Screening

Wed, Oct 18 @ 6:00pm CDT

at Siskel Center, Screen 1

In-Person Screening

Sun, Oct 22 @ 3:30pm CDT

at Chicago History Museum