Sep 24

Feminist Film Series: The Watermelon Woman

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at Sloate Media Studio
  • Add to Calendar 2018-09-24 21:00:00 2018-09-24 23:00:00 Feminist Film Series: The Watermelon Woman Join us on Monday, September 24, from 5:00-7:00pm for a screening of Cheryl Dunye's The Watermelon Woman. Dunye wrote, directed, edited, and starred in the film, which centers around a black lesbian aspiring film director working in a video store. Cheryl, the film's protagonist, strives to make a film that tells the story of an uncredited black actress from the 1930s, known only as "the watermelon woman."  Sloate Media Studio Barnard barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com UTC public

Join us on Monday, September 24, from 5:00-7:00pm for a screening of Cheryl Dunye's The Watermelon Woman.

Dunye wrote, directed, edited, and starred in the film, which centers around a black lesbian aspiring film director working in a video store. Cheryl, the film's protagonist, strives to make a film that tells the story of an uncredited black actress from the 1930s, known only as "the watermelon woman."