1. Films at the Schomburg: Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer

    Monday, February 10, 2014 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Jamel Shabazz has documentedurban life for more than 30 years and has covered the cultural growth of hip-hop in New York City since the 1980s. This film is a portrait of his life, career, and impact as a photographer, educator, and visual artist. Join director Charlie Ahearn (Wild Style) for a talkback with Shabazz.

    For more information and to register, visit our event’s page.  

  2. Films at the Schomburg: Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer
Monday, February 10, 2014 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Jamel Shabazz has documentedurban life for more than 30 years and has covered the cultural growth of hip-hop in New York City since the 1980s. This film is a portrait of his life, career, and impact as a photographer, educator, and visual artist. Join director Charlie Ahearn (Wild Style) for a talkback with Shabazz.

For more information and to register, visit our event’s page.  

    Films at the Schomburg: Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer

    Monday, February 10, 2014 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Jamel Shabazz has documentedurban life for more than 30 years and has covered the cultural growth of hip-hop in New York City since the 1980s. This film is a portrait of his life, career, and impact as a photographer, educator, and visual artist. Join director Charlie Ahearn (Wild Style) for a talkback with Shabazz.

    For more information and to register, visit our event’s page 

  3. Films at the Schomburg: Closure

    Saturday, January 25 at 6:30 pm

    Closure, a documentary by filmmaker Bryan Tucker, looks at trans-racial adoption through the story and two-year journey of Angela Tucker, an African-American woman, raised by a white couple, as she searches for her birth parents.

    Angela Tucker and Susan Harris O’Connor, transracial adoptee, author of the groundbreaking essay collection on transracial adoption and identity The Harris Narratives will take part in a panel after the screening. April Dinwoodie, transracial adoptee and Chief Executive of the Donaldson Adoption Institute, will moderate the discussion

    To register for this free event, visit our event’s page.

  4. Films at the Schomburg: Closure
Saturday, January 25 at 6:30 pm
Closure, a documentary by filmmaker Bryan Tucker, looks at trans-racial adoption through the story and two-year journey of Angela Tucker, an African-American woman, raised by a white couple, as she searches for her birth parents.Angela Tucker and Susan Harris O’Connor, transracial adoptee, author of the groundbreaking essay collection on transracial adoption and identity The Harris Narratives will take part in a panel after the screening. April Dinwoodie, transracial adoptee and Chief Executive of the Donaldson Adoption Institute, will moderate the discussion
To register for this free event, visit our event’s page. 

    Films at the Schomburg: Closure

    Saturday, January 25 at 6:30 pm

    Closure, a documentary by filmmaker Bryan Tucker, looks at trans-racial adoption through the story and two-year journey of Angela Tucker, an African-American woman, raised by a white couple, as she searches for her birth parents.

    Angela Tucker and Susan Harris O’Connor, transracial adoptee, author of the groundbreaking essay collection on transracial adoption and identity The Harris Narratives will take part in a panel after the screening. April Dinwoodie, transracial adoptee and Chief Executive of the Donaldson Adoption Institute, will moderate the discussion

    To register for this free event, visit our event’s page

  5. Ordinary People BGLA Film Series : Pariah

    On April 2 at 6:30 p.m, join us at the Schomburg for our Ordinary People BGLA film series screening of Pariah by Dee Rees. The film is about a Brooklyn teenager exploring her identity, friendships, heartbreak, and family drama. Starring Kim Wayans and the up-and-coming star Adepero Oduye . FREE! http://ow.ly/jtaXf

  6. Join director Steve Zegans for a segment of his documentary, which gives an honest and up close look at Res’s journey as an independent musician on January 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Schomburg Center. Res will perform as well as participate in a talkback discussion with Zegans. Presented in collaboration with ImageNation Cinema Foundation. Buy your tickets now!