Cinema Rediscovered 2017

Come The Revolution

Please note: this season finished in July 2017
daughters of the dust

Come The Revolution present a series of screenings including a 50th anniversary showing of Guess Who’s Coming For Dinner alongside more recent contemporary classics such as Get Out and reflections from the Come The Revolution collective and guests including writer/curator Karen Alexander.

Previous screenings in this Season

When a young African-American man visits his white girlfriend’s family their superficially warm welcome masks an unthinkably dark secret in Jordan Peele's brilliant new horror-satire that combines genuine thrills with a no-holds-barred critique of black-white relations.

Read More - Get Out

This classic comedy/drama sees a rich couple's liberal principles tested by the proposed marriage of their daughter to a black doctor (the wonderful Sidney Poitier).

Read More - Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

Julie Dash’s groundbreaking first feature returns restored and colour graded under the supervision of the film’s cinematographer, Arthur Jafa, a modern masterpiece that must be seen to be felt.

Read More - Daughters of the Dust