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Neptune Frost

June 10 - June 29

From multi-hyphenate poet and artist Saul Williams, and Rwanda-born artist Anisia Uzeyman, Neptune Frost is a thrilling anti-colonialist sci-fi musical.

Synopsis: Amidst the hilltops of Burundi, a collective of computer hackers emerges from within a coltan mining community, a result of the romance between a miner and an intersex runaway. Set between states of being—past and present, dream and waking life, colonized and free, male and female, memory and prescience—Neptune Frost is an invigorating and empowering direct download to the cerebral cortex and a call to reclaim technology for progressive political ends.

SHOWTIMES

Wednesday, Jun 15: 7:30 pm
Thursday, Jun 16: 7:30 pm
Saturday, Jun 18: 7:30 pm
Wednesday, Jun 22: 7:30 pm
Friday, Jun 24: 7:30 pm
Monday, Jun 27: 7:30 pm
Wednesday, Jun 29: 7:30 pm

Directed by Saul Williams and Anisia Uzeyman · 2021

Written and Composed by Saul Williams

Executive Produced by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Stephen Hendel

Starring: Cheryl Isheja, Bertrand Ninteretse “Kaya Free”, Eliane Umuhire, Dorcy Rugamba, Rebecca Mucyo, Trésor Niyongabo, Eric Ngangare “1Key”, Natacha Muziramakenga, Elvis Ngabo “Bobo”, with the special participation of Cécile Kayirebw

France, Rwanda, USA

105min · Kino Lober | Dedza Films

Languages: Kinyarwanda,  Kirundi,  Swahili, French, English with English subtitles

Organizer

Black Cinema Collective
Email:
blackcinemacollective@gmail.com
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Other

Diversity
BIPOC-curated, BIPOC artist(s), Women curated, Women artist(s)
Event Type
Film & Video
Pandemic Info
Open
Kid Friendly
Yes

Venue

The Grand Illusion Cinema
1403 NE 50TH ST.
Seattle, WA 98105 United States
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