“I Am More Than My Hair” Screens at Pan African Film Festival
I Am More Than My Hair was selected to screen at Pan African Film Festival April 19 – May 1, 2022. The show times at PAFF are Tues. April 26th, 1:20pm and Saturday April 30th, 12:05pm (PST) in the Short Doc Series 2 screening to take place at Cinemark Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 15 and XD, 4030 Marlton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90008.
Although unfortunate, the recent Oscar incident has created a buzz and raised awareness about alopecia. Jada Pinkett Smith is one of the 21 million females in the US affected by the autoimmune condition, which can occur suddenly or develop gradually over time. Cunningham produced “I Am More Than My Hair” as a platform to create awareness female hair loss.
Since 1992, The Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF) has become the international beacon for the African diaspora film and arts communities. As the critically acclaimed biggest Black film and arts festival and Black History Month activation in the United States, PAFF attracts filmmakers, artists, and unique craftspeople from over 40 countries and 6 continents to Los Angeles, California, annually, to showcase their pivotal work and talent. Thus, PAFF has become the quintessential global celebration of Pan African cultures.
To register for “I Am More Than My Hair” film screening on April 26th, visit https://paff.eventive.org/schedule/624117727be1700055b5b795 and for April 30th, visit https://paff.eventive.org/schedule/62411800a7add80044a815fb