Back by popular demand, Maracuya Productions and Unemployable NYC present
Summer Rising @ FREECANDY
C Train to Clinton/Washington / $5 before 10 & $10 afterwards.
Join our celebration to build community and continue to inspire one another. We are a community of artists, musicians, community activists and filmmakers coming together to raise the vibrations, share our work and support one another. The first event was amazing so let’s continue the good vibes!
Program line up:
Doors open at 8pm
The night is hosted by our young and gifted, Syrreta Gates, editor of Just Because, a book inspiring the next generation of change makers.
8:45pm Screening of My Africa Is, directed by Nosa Garrick, an online multi-media platform that identifies and explores the African continent by profiling innovators living & thriving on the continent.
9:00 Screening of Triggering Wounds, winner of the best youth produced documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival. The film was directed and produced by students in The Maysles Institute Teen Producers Academy and featured in The NY Times and Daily News.
“Lucky” Trailer, a film by Laura Checkoway
9:30pm Spoken word performance
9:50pm Dream Circle perform songs from their debut album,”Lost Art”. The bands spiritualized electronic music is inspired by world music, classic hip-hop & 70’s psychedelia.
10:30 Brown Rice Family is today’s freshest world roots band jamming towards global solidarity and organic happiness.
11:30 until… with DJ LADY DM & David Pierce spinning house, funk & afrobeat.
Come one come all! Share and invite friends and colleagues. This will be another night to be remembered.
$10 Entry – Get tickets here / RSVP on Facebook