Media City 2017 Grand Prize winner and Mobile Frames Filmmaker in Residence, Ephraim Asili is presenting a live three-act performance at EMPAC this month. The evening will include a reading by legendary Philadelphia poet, activist, and scholar Sonia Sanchez, and scenes from Asili’s forthcoming feature The Inheritance.
Details about the event on EMPAC’s website: http://empac.rpi.edu/events/2018/spring/ephraim-asili
Asili will be in Europe this winter premiering a new film at the Barbican (London) to coincide with the gallery’s Jean-Michel Basquiat retrospective. He will also be presenting his made in Windsor-Detroit film Fluid Frontiers at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. If you missed Fluid Frontiers at Media City, Toronto International Film Festival, New York Film Festival and elsewhere, catch it on the festival circuit and in venues near and far in 2018!
Read press about Fluid Frontiers in Cinemascope: http://cinema-scope.com/cinema-scope-online/fluid-frontiers-ephraim-asili-usacanada-wavelengths/
The Brooklyn Rail: https://brooklynrail.org/2017/11/film/EPHRAIM-ASILI-with-Ekrem-Serdar
North American Distribution from Video Data Bank: http://www.vdb.org/titles/fluid-frontiers