The Cascade Festival of African Films shows us Africa through the eyes of Africans, rather than a vision of Africa packaged for Western viewers. The films celebrate Africa’s achievements, expose its failures, and reveal possibilities for a hopeful future. Although the films cannot represent an entire continent, we hope to encourage American viewers to become interested in and study African cultures.

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The attendance of Opening Night filmmaker, Izu Ojukwu, was made possible through the generous support of:
Multnomah County Cultural Coalition

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Friday the 23rd Screening of WULU is re-scheduled for tomorrow (the 24) at noon.
February 23, 2018
PCC is closing at 6pm due to the possibility of snow, therefore tonights screening of “Wulu” is unfortunately cancelled. However we will be screening it tomorrow ( Saturday) at noon instead. We hope you can join us then instead, and please stay posted for any other changes due to the weather. Stay warm and see you tomorrow!

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