Tonight:"Season of Black Art" & San Francisco Black Film Festival Celebrate Black Film &Theatre
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Films, A Call To Action for Individual and Family Stories and Dreams are among the activities for the public to enjoy at the African American Arts & Culture Complex.

SAN FRANCISCO - Californer -- Posted Courtesy of Wright Enterprises Community Spotlight ~San Francisco ~ Dallas ~~~

It's lights cameras and action as The African American Art and Culture Complex, home from which over 200 emerging and unsung artists launched the new arts series, "The Season of Black Art (SOBA), focuses of Black Film in partnership with the San Francisco Black Film Festival along with a call to action for stories and an offer of free family portraits to capture the importance of family during the holiday season.

Launched on Sunday October 29th. "Season of Black Art" continues monthly events through February 2024.

The African American Art and Culture Complex, co-directed by sisters Melorra Green and Melonie Green, affectionately known as "The Twins," has created an atmosphere of homecoming and housewarming to share the renovations that have occurred at the center with its signature new "Season of Black Art."

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"Season of Black Art," is directed by San Francisco native, Rodney Earl Jackson Jr., who co-founded the award-winning production company, SFBATCO, San Francisco Bay Area Theater Company, known for creating new art and cultural collaborations like "The New Roots Theater Festival, founded by Jackson.

The purpose of the series is to give an elevated platform to uplift unsung artists whose art otherwise would have been overlooked had it not been for Mayor London Breed's visionary creation of the Dream Keepers Initiative.

On Saturday, December 9, 6-10 p.m., the public is invited to join Rodney Earl Jackson Jr., Director of "The  Season of Black Art (SOBA) ; Melorra Green and Melonie Green, Executive Directors of AAACC; Cree Ray, third-generation Executive Director of the San Francisco Black Film Festival; filmmakers and theatrical performers as "Season of Black Art" Celebrates Black Film & Theatre: EXPRESS YOURSELF.

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