Documentary Voices

Event has passed (Tue Feb 12, 2013 - Tue Feb 26, 2013)
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)
$5.50 - $9.50


Tuesday, February 5, 2013
7:00 p.m. Broken Stones
See African Film Festival 2013

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
7:00 p.m. Free Land
Minda Martin (U.S., 2009). Minda Martin in person. Martin’s powerful, beautiful essay film traces her family history back to the forced Cherokee relocation of the 1800s and forward to her own nomadic childhood of poverty and homelessness. With two short portraits of families, Family Nightmare (Dustin Guy Defa, U.S., 2011) and Ah, Liberty! (Ben Rivers, U.K., 2008). (92 mins)

Tuesday, February 19, 2013
7:00 p.m. Chang
See On Location in Silent Cinema

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
7:00 p.m. 48
Susana de Sousa Dias (Portugal, 2009). Susana de Sousa Dias’s remarkable, hypnotic film is composed of photographs taken upon the arrest of political prisoners during the forty-eight years of the Portuguese dictatorial regime. With Sun Xun’s animated short, Heroes No Longer (China, 2008). (102 mins)