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Day of Film & Dance with Afro’Dance Emerges




Sat, Mar 26, 2022

1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The People's Forum
320 W 37th St.
New York, NY 10018

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Join AfroDance New York, Cumbe and AFF for a day of dance, conversations and movement! Find out more about the films below.

$10 suggested donation


1:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Doors open

1:15 pm to 3:10 pm
I Love Kuduro screening + Q&A

3:10 pm to 3:55 pm
AfroDance Panel

4:05 pm to 5:55 pm
Martha & Niki screening + Q&A

6:00 pm to 6:50 pm
Showtime screening + Q&A

About our Year-Round Community Engagement

Community engagement is essential to the AFF mission. We partner with a broad spectrum of arts and social justice organizations to spark discussion and activate the public around African cinema and culture. Learn More


I Love Kuduro

Mário Patrocínio / Angola and Portugal / 2014 / 96mins

Stars of an urban cultural movement born in Angola influence scores of young Africans through music.

Martha & Niki

Tora Mårtens / Sweden / 2015 / 93mins

In 2010, Swedish friends Martha Nabwire and Niki Tsappos were the first-ever female hip-hop dance duo to beat all of their opponents—men included—at the most important international street-dance competition, Paris’s Juste Debout.


Shawn Antoine II / USA / 2018 / 15mins

Darius and Hakeem dance on New York City trains to earn honest money and escape the crime in their neighborhood. Their friendship is tested when an unforeseen opportunity arises.

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