The 26th anniversary of Black History Month Presented by Commffest Global Community Film Festival Producer Rosemary Sadlier Hosts Rosemary Sadlier and Julia Brown In Association ASALH (Association for the Study of African American life and History) “Healing the harms: Blackness and impacts on beauty identity and achievement” Concepts of Beauty and Identity Impacts on American and Canadian Achievement Featuring: Clip “Subjects Of Desire” Producer “Jennifer Holness” Clip from panel discussion “Mental Illness and Racism in Youth” Produced by Commffest) Performance by Sagelee Archer Film: GEORGE FLOYD: Say Their Names, producer Chris Owens York University Gospel Choir
Acres Of Diamonds (20 mins) USA Director: Shawn Small Free: lucie thornton 13th 10am and Oct 14th 1.30pm
In India over 360 million people live in poverty. Of these, no one suffers more than millions of her children, who are exploited and sentenced to a life of bonded slavery. Their precious lives are worked away to pay debts that are not their own.