Black Cinema House presents a week-long installment of video work by Ja’Tovia Gary, founding member of the New Negress Film Society, whose work conjures the aesthetics of AfroSurrealism and explores Black female subjectivity. Part of the monthly series, BCH@BING, featuring moving image artists from the annual Black Artists Retreat.
Cakes Da Killa: NO HOMO (2013, 13 min)
An electrifying portrait of a young artist determined to create and live life on his own terms. Born Rashard Bradshaw, Cakes Da Killa is a 22 year-old hip hop artist. As an openly gay man, he's not your run of the mill rapper, but he just might be your new favorite.
An Ecstatic Experience (2015, 6 min)
An invocation and a meditation on transcendence as a means of restoration and resistance