Out of The Blue Films, Inc., founded by NYWIFT member Barbara Rick, is celebrating ten years of exceptional filmmaking. Please join Peabody and Emmy-winning filmmaker Barbara Rick, executive producer/narrator Deborah Santana and special guests for a sneak preview of the acclaimed documentary, Road To Ingwavuma.
Road To Ingwavuma (ing-wah-VOOM-ah) chronicles the extraordinary journey to the heart of
post-apartheid South Africa by a delegation of some of America’s most respected artist-activists and their families, with Carlos Santana, Samuel L. Jackson, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Alfre Woodard, CCH Pounder, Jurnee Smollett, and Artists for a New South Africa lending their hands, their hearts and their names in support of South Africa’s children. There will be special appearances by Former President Nelson Mandela, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and other heroes in South Africa’s fight for freedom and the continuing war on HIV/AIDS.
Panel discussion with Q&A immediately following the screening. The event is copresented by NYWIFT member Michelle Materre and The New School Department of Media Studies & Documentary Certificate Program.