Thursday, November 12
Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask (1996) Dir. Isaac Julien, 73 mins, color 35mm, sound
Interviews, reconstructions, and archive footage tell the story of the highly influential, anticolonialist writer Frantz Fanon, author of Black Skin, White Mask and The Wretched of the Earth, and his professional life as a psychiatrist in Algeria during its war of independence with France. This event is part of the Saint Louis International Film Festival (November 5–15).