Host a Screening in Your Community

If you are interested in hosting a screening of Woke Up Black
at your school or community organization, please contact:

Vince Pagan at

or Jessica Kadish at
Past Screenings (2011-2014):

World Premiere:

Gene Siskel Film Center,
Chicago, IL, February 2011

Public Television Broadcasts:

WTTW Channel 11 - Chicago, IL, June 2011
WTTW Channel 11 - Chicago, IL, June 2012

Film Festivals:

San Francisco Black Film Festival - San Francisco, CA, June 2011
Bronze Lens Film Festival - Atlanta, GA, November 2011
San Diego Black Film Festival - San Diego, CA, January 2012
Big Muddy Film Festival - Carbondale, IL, February 2012


Black Excellence Award, African American Arts Alliance of Chicago, 2012

High Schools, Colleges and Universities:

Edgewood College - Madison, WI, October 2011 Roosevelt University - Chicago, IL, October 2011 University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL, October 2011 University of Chicago - Chicago, IL, November 2011 Purdue University Calumet - Hammond, IN, February 2012 Loyola University Chicago - Chicago, IL, February 2012 College of Charleston - Charleston, SC, February 2012 North Charleston High School - Charleston, SC, February 2012 The Alliance School of Milwaukee - Milwaukee, WI, May 2012 Achievement First Brooklyn High School - Brooklyn, NY, February 2013 Harold Washington College - Chicago, IL, February 2013 The University of Wisconsin at Madison - Madison, WI, March 2013 and February 2014 Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne - Fort Wayne, Indiana, April 2013 The University of Iowa, Public Policy Center, September 2014

Community, Professional and Governmental Organizations:

ICE Theater - Chicago, IL, June 2011 Credit Union National Association - Madison, WI, October 2011 Chicago Urban League - Chicago, IL, February 2012 Women and Girls Foundation - Pittsburgh, PA, March 2012 Chicago Commons - Chicago, IL, April 2012 WI Association of Child & Youth Care Professionals - Milwaukee, WI, May 2012 YWCA Dayton at the Dayton Art Institute - Dayton, OH, July 2012 After School Matters Annual Professional Development Conference - Chicago, IL, August 2012 Department of Defense panel at annual Blacks in Government National Training Conference - Detroit, MI, August 2012 Chicago Filmmakers - Chicago, IL, August 2012 Chicago Cultural Center - Chicago, IL, October 2012 ElevArte Studio (formerly Pros Arts Studio) - Chicago, IL, November 2012 Out Twin Cities Film Festival - Minneapolis, MN, February 2013 NYC Premiere with support from Open Society Foundations Campaign for Black Male Achievement and The New York Women's Foundation - New York, NY, February 2013 Middle Collegiate Church - New York, NY, February 2013 Maysles Cinema - New York, NY, February 2013 YWCA Northeast Indiana - Fort Wayne, Indiana, April 2013 Rise Sister Rise - Columbus, Ohio, July 2013
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