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CLICK HERE FOR 16TH NATIVE SPIRIT FESTIVAL ON-DEMAND watch Afrofuturist Short: Assaman

ASSAMAN produced by Katrina Brook Flores, Michael P. Manuel, Mamadou Lamine “Tukkiman” Diao, Macca Malik, 2022, 14min. A man named Tukki meets a sky-being named Asé. Together, they become suspended in a visual and sonic examination in search of flourishing joy and self-care. What may seem a simple love story quickly expands into a kaleidoscope of introspective, interconnected and intergenerational movement and moments that holds you for 14 minutes in an Afrofuturist and Indigenous sonic vision – a hypnotic journey. Assaman means “the sky” in Wolof.

2023 Native Spirit Festival dates announced 12-15 October & 1-5 November

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Kensington & Chelsea Arts Week: Caribbean to Canada

Native Spirit presents an online rolling programme and curated playlist of Free and On-Demand films by Native filmmakers and artists from Caribbean to Canada celebrating National Indigenous History Month; and the fascinating rituals and history of Trinidad & Tobago ‘Carnival: The Sound of a People’ with Caribbean Heritage Trailblazer, Associate Professor of Jazz Trumpet at Michigan State University, the highly acclaimed Etienne Charles. 24 June – 4 July 2021 KCAW Event details — CLICK HERE