FotoFocus at Rhinegeist: United Skates
United Skates, directed by Dyana Winkler and Tina Brown, is an engaging documentary that peers into the underground subculture of African-American roller skate communities. The film is a fascinating look at the social, historical, and creative importance of a physical art form that is in danger of disappearing. The film shares the story of such famous rinks as World on Wheels located in Los Angeles, that has hosted hundreds of skate nights over the years.
United Skates (2018)
Rhinegeist, 1910 Elm Street, Cincinnati
Doors 6:30 PM. Start 7:00 PM. 89 mins.
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SECOND SCREENS is a new free monthly film series presented by FotoFocus across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky every second Tuesday in 2020.
The aim of SECOND SCREENS is to enrich the cinematic landscape through public screenings of works that span many years, subjects, and genres, including narrative, documentary, avant-garde, and animation
Other Screenings Include:
January Second Screens: Varda by Agnès (2019)
February Second Screens: Days of Heaven (1978)
April Second Screens: Monterey Pop (1968)
May Second Screens: Two Journeys – A Shorts Program