Friday, April 21, 2017
Film - Series | April 21 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
In 2011 two young Afro-Swedish women took on the macho world of competitive hip-hop danceand won. Niki Tsappos, born in Ethiopia and adopted by Swedish parents, and Martha Nabwire, a more recent immigrant from Uganda, are best friends whose skills and teamwork knock audiences and competitorsespecially menfor a loop. (Guys always want to be in charge, they note.) Boasting some amazing... More >
Film - Documentary | April 21 | 7:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
World Premiere of Restored 16mm Print
The legendary, gender-obliterating funfest unleashed by the cantankerous cross-dressing Cockettes shines on in this immaculate restored print.
With guests: Steve Said, Rumi Missabu, Tsvi Strauch and Vishnu Dass
Free for Cal Student Film Pass holders | $7 BAMPFA members, UC Berkeley students | $8 UC Berkeley faculty, staff, retirees; non-UC Berkeley students, 65+, 18 & under, disabled persons | $12 General admission