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“Autumn Beat” Film Screening

February 23, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Organizer: African American Museum of Philadelphia

Where: African American Museum in Philadelphia

701 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1504 United States

The African American Museum in Philadelphia, in partnership with PI-Philly and the Consulate General of Italy, will host a screening of the film “Autumn Beat,” light reception, and a Q&A with the director, Antonio Dikele Distefano. An Amazon Original Film, “Autumn Beat,” is Distefano’s feature film debut and tells the coming-of-age stories of second-generation Black youths in Italy, who share the same dream of becoming famous rappers. Hear from Distefano on his inspiration for the movie, and his experience as a Black Italian creator. The movie features adult themes and language; adult supervision is suggested for viewers under 13.


$5 General Admission & FREE Film Screening