BLAXPLOITALIAN follows the different waves of pioneers of African descent who have contributed to Italian Cinema. The documentary covers more than a century, starting from silent and colonial cinema to get to contemporary cinema. The documentary examines the contributions of African-American actors such as Woody Strode, John Kitzmiller, Harold Bradley and Fred Williamson, and African-Italian actors such as Zeudi Araya and Germano Gentile,

The film’s director FRED KUWORNU will be joining us to present his film and there will be a Q&A with the director.

Here are some pics of the event, held of February 11 2016: