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Community Screening [clear filter]
Friday, September 22
 

6:30pm

90 Days
Join us for this short film screening followed by a panel discussion with the 90 Days team.
Sponsored by AHF

Taylor​ ​is​ ​preparing​ ​for​ ​a​ ​date​ ​with​ ​his​ ​girlfriend,​ ​Jessica,​ ​to celebrate​ ​three​ ​months​ ​of​ ​dating.​ ​They​ ​have​ ​waited​ ​ninety​ ​days​ ​to have​ ​sex​ ​because​ ​they​ ​both​ ​agreed​ ​that​ ​sex​ ​gets​ ​in​ ​the​ ​way​ ​of truly​ ​getting​ ​to​ ​know​ ​your​ ​partner.​ ​ Still,​ ​Taylor​ ​is​ ​sure​ ​that​ ​Jessica is​ ​the​ ​woman​ ​for​ ​him​ ​and​ ​intends​ ​to​ ​propose​ ​marriage.​  ​His​ ​best friend,​ ​Qwynn,​ ​thinks​ ​that​ ​he​ ​is​ ​crazy​ ​and​ ​encourages​ ​him​ ​to​ ​wait until​ ​after​ ​their​ ​relationship​ ​has​ ​been​ ​consummated​ ​when​ ​he knows​ ​more​ ​about​ ​her.​  ​Undeterred,​ ​Taylor​ ​has​ ​the​ ​ring​ ​and​ ​heads to​ ​Jessica’s​ ​for​ ​their​ ​dinner​ ​and​ ​to​ ​propose.  ​Confronted​ ​with​ ​a case​ ​of​ ​cold​ ​feet,​ ​Taylor​ ​calls​ ​his​ ​no-nonsense​ ​mother​ ​who reassures​ ​him​ ​that​ ​he​ ​is​ ​not​ ​moving​ ​too​ ​fast​ ​and​ ​that​ ​Jessica​ ​is​ ​a wonderful​ ​woman. ​ ​All​ ​is​ ​well,​ ​until​ ​Jessica​ ​reveals​ ​the​ ​true​ ​reason why​ ​she​ ​asked​ ​to​ ​wait​ ​ninety​ ​days. 

Free Community Screening 

Tickets available at Shaker Square Cinemas Box Office ( the day of the show only).
Limited availability
First come first serve


 

Speakers
avatar for Sol Aponte

Sol Aponte

Originally from Belleville, New Jersey, Sol Aponte is a two time Emmy Award nominee who has been working in the entertainment industry for all of his adult life. At age 18, he began working for one of the biggest music marketing and promotions company on the East Coast where he... Read More →
avatar for Jennia Fredrique Aponte

Jennia Fredrique Aponte

Jennia Fredique Aponte is a writer, director and actress.  Originally from Gary Indiana, Jennia attended Columbia University's School of Theater and has been a comedic acting power house for over a decade.  As an actor she has held series regular and recurring roles on NBC, CW... Read More →
avatar for Talib Mahdi

Talib Mahdi

Talib Mahdi is a 67 year old African-American who was diagnosed HIV + in 1985. At that time, being diagnosed with HIV was tantamount to a death sentence. The stigma of this diagnosis made him feel like a leper in American society. Faced with the prospect of death and being ostracized... Read More →

Sponsors


Friday September 22, 2017 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Shaker Square Cinemas 13116 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120
 
Saturday, September 23
 

2:00pm

Daddy Don't Go
Free Community Screening 
Tickets available at Shaker Square Cinemas Box Office ( the day of the show only).
Limited availability  
First come first serve


"Daddy Don't Go" is a feature length documentary about four disadvantaged fathers in New York City as they struggle to beat the odds and defy the deadbeat dad stereotype.

Director: Emily Abt
Runtime: 98 min



Saturday September 23, 2017 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Shaker Square Cinemas 13116 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120

4:00pm

Dispatches From Cleveland

Free Community Screening 
Tickets available at Shaker Square Cinemas Box Office ( the day of the show only).
Limited availability  
First come first serve


"Dispatches From Cleveland" is a 5-part, feature-length documentary that closely examines the early 21st century rust-belt city of Cleveland, Ohio.  Cleveland is one of the most racially divided cities in America.  The film follows ordinary people - long shaken by police misconduct, social discrimination and poverty - whose love for their home pushes them to work together to bring about real change ​in the aftermath of the police killing of 12-year-old Tamir Rice​.

Director: Catherine Gund
Runtime: 72 min




Saturday September 23, 2017 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Shaker Square Cinemas 13116 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120
 
Monday, September 25
 

6:00pm

Black Women in Medicine
Free Community Screening 
Tickets available at Shaker Square Cinemas Box Office ( the day of the show only).
Limited availability  
First come first serve

Black Women in Medicine,” the first documentary to explore the history, contemporary issues and future possibilities of African American women physicians through the diverse voices of young medical students, practicing physicians, and elder trailblazers—like former U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders—on what it means to be a Black female doctor in America.

Directors: Crystal Emery
Writers: Crystal Emery
Stars: Lewis J. Beilman IIIRegina BenjaminKristel Carrington
Run Time: 66 min

Panel discussion will follow screening
Featuring  Doctors from area hospitals 

Moderators
avatar for Marcella Brown

Marcella Brown

Executive Director, Professionals Association Charitable Foundation (BPACF).
Marcella J. Brown, MNO is the Executive Director of the Black Professionals Association Charitable Foundation (BPACF). At BPACF, Ms. Brown builds an awareness of, supports and celebrates the development of Northeast Ohio’s top Black Professionals and future community leaders through... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Dr Linda Bradley

Dr Linda Bradley

Cleveland Clinic
Linda D. Bradley, M.D. is Professor of Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and Vice Chair of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health Institute at the Cleveland Clinic.  She is Director of Hysteroscopic Education for... Read More →
avatar for Dr  Margaret McKenzie

Dr Margaret McKenzie

Cleveland Clinic
Dr. Margaret McKenzie, President of Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital also practices gynecology in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology & Women’s Health Institute.  She also serves as an Associate Professor of Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine... Read More →

Sponsors


Monday September 25, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Shaker Square Cinemas 13116 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120
 
Tuesday, September 26
 

6:00pm

Pressure
The documentary takes a look into the lives of people dealing with depression.  An often overlooked subject, depression is a serious problem in the world with over 350 million people world wide caught in it's grasp.  Our mission with this documentary is to help people "RELEASE THE PRESSURE." and take off the mask of shame, guilt and fear.
Director: Mike Berry & Skip Thomas Productions
Run Time: 100 min


Free Community Screening 
Tickets available at Shaker Square Cinemas Box Office ( the day of the show only).
Limited availability
First come first serve


Tuesday September 26, 2017 6:00pm - 7:40pm
Shaker Square Cinemas 13116 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120
 
Thursday, September 28
 

7:00pm

Pushing Dead
When a struggling writer, HIV positive for 20+ years, accidentally deposits a $100 birthday check, he is dropped from his health plan for earning too much.  In this new era of sort-of universal care, can he take on a helpless bureaucracy or come up with $3000 a month to buy meds on his own?
Director: Tom E. Brown
Runtime: 110 min


Free Community Screening 
Tickets available at Shaker Square Cinemas Box Office ( the day of the show only).
Limited availability
First come first serve





Thursday September 28, 2017 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Shaker Square Cinemas 13116 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120