Screening: Baltimore’s Strange Fruit

When:
May 16, 2018 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
2018-05-16T18:00:00-04:00
2018-05-16T19:00:00-04:00
Where:
Charm City Farms
1310 Hillman St
Baltimore, MD, 21202
United States

***Bring your own chairs or blankets, we plan to screen this film outdoors.

In case of cold or rainy weather seating indoors will be limited to around 40 people.***

‘Baltimore’s Strange Fruit: A Story of Food Apartheid and the Struggle for Sovereignty’ is a documentary film produced by Black Yield Institute, directed by Eric Jackson and Maddie Hardy. The film explores the intersections of food, land, and race and class politics through personal narrative and social commentary. The film journeys through the historical woes and triumphs of people of African Descent within the food system, while highlighting contemporary efforts to address the complex nature of food apartheid in Baltimore.

Come early for a gathering to provide libations to honor those before us, lift up those doing great work now and enjoy community. Then stay after for a discussion with a panel of community leaders.

Learn more about the movie and the movement here:

www.bmorestrangefruit.com

www.blackyieldinstitute.org

Trailer on YouTube http://youtu.be/CR2c8nqX-A0