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OAKLAND– Film Screening of SAMSARA

September 29, 2017 @ 11:00 am2:00 pm

OAKLAND– Filmed in 25 countries on 6 continents, SAMSARA brings together a series of stunningly photographed scenes to capture what director Ron Fricke calls “a guided meditation on humanity.” Producer Mark Magidson explains “The goal of the films are to reach past language, nationality, religion, and politics and speak to the inner viewer.” In addition to the film screening, the evening will feature a brief presentation of Polynesian dance. Sept 29, 2017 6:00 -9:00 pm Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th Street, Suite 290 Oakland, CA 94607 Open to the Public Donations are greatly appreciated Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) is wheelchair accessible and easily accessible by BART, AC Transit, and freeways. Street parking is available, as well directly beneath the venue in the Pacific Renaissance Plaza Garage at $2 flat rate 5p-midnight For more about the films: http://www.barakasamsara.com/ This project is supported by California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit calhum.org Co-sponsored by the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM). Visit http://caamedia.org/

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Date:
September 29, 2017
Time:
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Venue

Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 9th Street Suite 290 (between Franklin and Webster, above Asian Branch Library)
Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Phone:
510-637-0455
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