Why not celebrate Valentine’s Day by seeing a great movie? There’s a lot to see at the Pan African film Festival today. See our picks for the day and click on the link below to see the complete list of films in this year’s festival.
Charles Lloyd: Arrows into Infinity
Dir: Dorothy Darr & Jeffery Morse
Catapulted to worldwide fame in his 20s, Charles Lloyd was one of the most influential jazz musicians of the 1960s. By his early 30s he abandoned a public life and went into seclusion in Big Sur. Follow the artist’s spiritual quest.
Chico & Rita*
Dir: Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal & Tono Errando
Chico is a young piano player with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and romantic desire unite them, but their journey/brings heartache and torment.
Things Never Said
Dir: Charles Murray
An emerging spoken-word poet is willing to speak her thoughts. She is good, but will she be able to find her “voice”? Stars Elimu Nelson, Omari Hardwick, Tamala Jones and Michael Beach.
PAFF Screenings, Conversations and Panels
Cinemark’s BHC 15 (on the grounds of the BHC)
ArtFest and Fashion Show
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Los Angeles CA 90008
(At the corner of Crenshaw and King)
Parking: Ample free parking; Valet Parking Available.