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Newark Black Film Festival Presents—Aftershock
May 30, 2024 | 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102

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Aftershock, directed by Paula Eiselt and Tonya Lewis Lee. (86 mins). TV-MA

Following the deaths of two young women due to childbirth complications, two bereaved families galvanize activists, birth-workers and physicians to reckon with one of the most pressing American crises today: the US maternal health crisis.

A small reception will be held at 6pm, with the film beginning at 7pm.

Following the film will be a panel discussion featuring:

Tonya Lewis Lee, Director

Mayor of the City of Newark, Ras Baraka

Presented in partnership with the City of Newark

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