August 16th 2007
Time 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location Sankofa Videos & Books, 2714 Ga Ave NW
Phone Contact 202-271-7763
Topic / Issue Prisons, Police & Repression
Sponsor Black August Planning Organization (BAPO)
Black August Film Festival: Assata: Eyes of the Rainbow
"Eyes of the Rainbow" deals with the life of Assata Shakur,the Black Panther and Black Liberation Army leader who escaped from prison and was given political asylum in Cuba, where she has lived for close to 15 years. In it we visit with Assata in Havana and she tells us about her history and her life in Cuba.