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Saturday, December 3, 2016, 4:00PM-6:00PM
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Director: Dorian Carli-Jones & Melissa Lefkowitz|
Category: Documentary Short
Runtime: 29 minutes
Place of Origin: New York, NY
Shooting Locations: Guangzhou, China
Synopsis: (Documentary) The city of Guangzhou is home to China's largest community of African immigrants. Despite facing prejudice and the risk of deportation, three African hip-hop artists strive to change perceptions and achieve a better life in their new land of opportunity.
Cast: Ivan Manivoo, Flame Ramadan, Dibaocha
Crew: Producers: Dorian Carli-Jones, Melissa Lefkowitz
Production Background & Fun Facts: 'China Remix' has screened at various cultural and academic institutions in multiple countries around the globe; it had its world festival premiere at the nation's top ethnographic film festival, the Margaret Mead Film Festival, held at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. The film remains an oft-cited work in the realm of China-Africa discourse.
Festivals & Accolades: Margaret Mead Film Festival, African Diaspora International Film Festival, Africa World Documentary Film Festival, Amakula International Film Festival