‘Daughters of the Dust’ at EYE

On December 17, EYE is screening ‘Daughters of the Dust’ as part of their Looking for America-series. This film, recently restored and declared national cinematic heritage, tells the story of black families that meet on the beach before they migrate from the South to the Northern industrial cities around 1900. Director Julie Dash was the first African American woman to make a feature film that was released throughout the US.read more