Wednesday 11.09.19 – 8:30pm: COCO | Yellow Carpet Films – Theme 3 : Ethnic Diversity

  • 11/09/2019
    8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Yellow Carpet Film Nights are a place to appreciate the wonderful art of film. Every month we will explore a different theme that shines a light on the representation of social topics such as women, queer, gender and ethnic diversity.

Our third theme is ETHNIC DIVERSITY. Over the month of September we will be screening four films that show how different ethnicities have been represented over the generations and genres of cinema.

*** This event will be open air unless the weather does not permit. If the weather is not kind to us, we will move the screening into the warehouse and make an announcement 2 hours before the film begins.

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Have you ever thought about the importance of ethnic representation in film ?

Do you think the representation that we see in films impacts how people from these ethnicities are seen in society?

Do you think they are represented fairly?

Coco (2017)
[English with German Subtitles]

Despite his family’s’ generations- old ban on music, Miguel (Anthony Gonzales) aspires to become an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz (Benjamin Bratt). He’s desperate to prove his talents and following a series of mysterious events, Miguel finds himself in the colourful and beautiful Land of the Dead on the celebration of Día de Muertos.

TRAILER:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ga6RYejo6Hk

Date: Wednesday 11.09.19 @ 8:30pm
Venue: Griessmühle, Sonnenallee 221, Neukölln (Behind S-Bahn Sonnenallee)
Tickets: €7 or €6 with Berliner Pass or Student I.D.
Tickets can also be purchased at the venue, subject to availability.

 

Venue:  

Address:
Sonnenallee 221, Berlin, 12059, Germany