Film Screenings

CLEAR hosts screenings throughout the year in which films addressing issues of race, gender, marginalized communities and other topics of interest are presented to introduce important perspectives and facilitate audience discussion.

Featured Films Spring 2017

  • February 1, 2017
    9:00 a.m. HIFC 100K
    CLEAR and Asian American Studies Celebrates Black History Month with a film screening of Eating Welfare and a talk by Prof. Eric Tang, scholar-activist and author of Unsettled: Cambodian Refugees in the NYC Hyperghetto. The morning screening will be followed by Professor Eric Tang's talk at 2:00 p.m. at Humanities Hall 143. Flier >

    Eating Welfare (2001) explores the lives of Southeast Asian refugee families of the Bronx who are struggling to survive the welfare “reform” years under the Rudolph Giuliani Administration. It’s told through youth in the community who eventually organize a take-over of the welfare center.

  • Black Indians: An American Story
    February 22, 2017
    6:30 p.m. MPAA 408

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    In celebration of Black History Month, CLEAR is supporting NALSA and BLSA in their screening of the film "Black Indians: An American Story." This powerful documentary explores the history of interaction and mixing of Black and Native folks and what a Black-Native identity means.

Past Featured Works