Black Mother (15)

Black Mother
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Part film, part baptism, in Black Mother director Khalik Allah brings us on a spiritual exploration through Jamaica. 

Soaking up its bustling metropolises and tranquil countryside, Allah introduces us to a succession of vividly rendered souls who call this island home.

Their candid testimonies create a polyphonic symphony, set against a visual prayer of indelible portraiture. Immersed into the sacred, the profane, and everything in-between, Black Mother channels rebellion and reverence into a deeply personal ode informed by Jamaica’s turbulent history but existing in the urgent present.

US 2018 Dir Khalik Allah 77 mins

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