Garden of Eden Film Screening @ Busboys and Poets, Washington [4 October]

Garden of Eden Film Screening


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04
October
19:30 - 21:30

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Busboys and Poets
2021 14th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
GARDEN OF EDEN FILM IS COMING TO DC!!!

Brought to you by queer creators of color, Imani Dennison and Robin Williams, the short film «Garden of Eden» makes its Washington, D.C. debut this Fall. After the film, there will be a Q&A with the film's directors.

About the Film
«Garden of Eden» follows Jaliyah (Anyanwu Uwa) as she tries to make sense of her life as a young, newly outed lesbian. Following an altercation with her father, the 17-year old is forced into homelessness just neighborhoods away. As Jaliyah’s identity evolves, a friendship with an unlikely sidekick grows, along with her disdain for religion, society and cultural norms.

Trailer
vimeo.com/204972288

The film is being screened in collaboration with ZAMI an ongoing “Gender and Sexualities Series,” at Busboys and Poets and Makers Lab.

*The screening is at the Busboys & Poets 14th and V location.
**This event will sell out fast, so please get your tickets in advance.
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