Hello June Events!

Happy June<3 This June so far is cold ūüė¶ It started off sunny and hot but then the temperature dropped. It then got cloudy and¬† literally started POURING. Now today¬†it is still cloudy, rainy¬†and the temperature¬† is still low. I’d take hot weather over this current weather any day. This June I am going to…

2015 New African Film Festival

Happy Friday!! It’s that time of the year again for the AFI New African Film Festival! I’ve been going since 2011. Click here to get a detailed description of each film and when it will be showing. Below is a list of the films and the countries they’re from {in order from top to bottom}.…

DMV September Events

Summer is UNoffically over #sadface. Officially over on September 23, 2014 {the first day of Autumn}. *Yawn* #sideye All good things must come to an end but there is still some fun events happening in September. Summer is over but the fun ain’t!! September 2014 Festivals and Events in the Washington, DC Area Click here…

Fest Africa 2014 is TOMORROW!!

And on Sunday! Am I¬† a dweeb for being excited? I have been attending Fest Africa since the summer of 2011. I¬† had a blast last summer and I can honestly say that it was my BEST Fest Africa experience ever!! I only attended one day {Saturday} last summer {it’s a two-day festival}. I think…

2014 New African Films Festival

HALF OF A YELLOW SUN Q&A and book-signing with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Mar. 16! Nigerian-born British playwright Biyi Bandele translates Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s powerful prize-winning novel of the same name into an emotional drama that gives voice to personal stories of the indignities and atrocities suffered during the Nigerian Civil War. Set in the…