Festival fav “I Am Not Your Negro” screens @IFFBoston Fall Focus tonight

The Fall Focus series continues this evening at the Brattle Theatre with a screening of a documentary based on an unfinished James Baldwin manuscript. The filmmaker connects Baldwin’s words, narrated by Samuel L Jackson, to both the historical civil rights and black power movements, and to the struggles of today.

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@IFFBoston Fall focus preview: The Invitation

The Independent Film Festival of Boston’s Fall Focus series at the Brattle Continues with Karyn Kusama’s (Girl Fight, Jennifer’s Body) new film The Invitation a slow burn thriller with a lot of buzz; it recently won best film honors at the  48th Sitges Film Festival in Spain, which is prominent for its fantasy and horror programing.

@IFFBoston Fall Focus open night film preview: Where To Invade Next

The Independent Film Festival of Boston has added a new film series in the fall at the Brattle Theater.  Sunday’s  opening night documentary is Michael Moore’s Where To Invade Next.  The word on the street from TIFF is that this is an amusing optimistic film, highlighting successful social policies from around the world that Americans should “capture” and make their own.