Reel Black: SoulGenre

Reel Black: SoulGenre

February 25-November 17, 2024

From groundbreaking horror to electrifying sci-fi, each screening explores the cultural impact and creative brilliance of Black stories in genres that have often been overlooked. Uncover the untold stories, delve into the symbolism, celebrate the diverse voices with guest speakers, and connect with local community organizations. Get ready for an extraordinary exploration of Black Excellence in genres that transcend boundaries and redefine storytelling.

Reel Black: SoulGenre is a collaboration between LANGSTON and SIFF to build community through educational cinematic experiences while uplifting local Black makers and organizations.


SoulGenre Pass including all 10 screenings (lineup released on February 25):
$120 Sustainer | $100 Regular | $75 SIFF/LANGSTON Member

Individual Screenings:
$25 Sustainer | $15 Regular | $10 SIFF/LANGSTON member

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Reel Black: Space is the Place

USA | 1974 | 86 min. | John Coney

February 25, 2024

SIFF Cinema Egyptian

Sun Ra the space age prophet lands his spaceship in Oakland, having been presumed lost in space for years.

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