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31
October
2014
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Film Africa

£10.60/9.60 conc. 6pm, Friday, 31 October

The Royal African Society’s annual film festival opens with a gala at Hackney Picturehouse. The 10 day celebration of African cinema kicks off with 'The Narrow Frame Of Midnight' - a fiction feature by Moroccan-Iraqi director, Tala Hadid. Saturday's screening 'The Battle of Algiers' (pictured) focuses on the 1957 battle between the French army and the Algerian Liberation Front.

Cross Cultural Live Art Project

Free entry. 11am/10.15am, Friday, 31 October & Saturday, 1 November

Bringing together Southeast Asian and UK/European artists for a two-day convention at The Proud Archivist in Haggerston. The project showcases performances, talks and a screening programme exploring gendered/feminist notions of 'rites'.

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