Come out this Saturday to Fort Greene Park on Myrtle Avenue and North Portland for the 3rd in the park's summer film series. Rooftop Films will be presenting "Welcome to Nollywood", a feature-length documentary on the Nigerian Film Industry, the 3rd largest film industry in the world.
A full program description and movie synopsis is here. The basics are below.
Saturday, August 25th, 2007
5:00 - 8:30: DJ Stone and Rich Medina
8:30 - 9:00: Live Music by the Obara Melli
9:00: Welcome to Nollywood
Venue: On the lawn of Fort Greene Park
Address: N. Portland Ave and Myrtle Avenue
Rain: In the event of rain, show will be rescheduled for Sunday, Aug. 26th
Call 718.417.7362 for additional information.
The Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership is a co-sponsor of the film screening, in partnership with Rooftop Films, The National Black Programming Consortium, IFC.com, New York magazine & Council Member Letitia James.