No Direct Flight | How Black America deals with pain and joy

In the final chapter of our series exploring the black aesthetic in cinema, Justice Nnanna directs and edits a video poem inspired by Octavia E. Butler’s fictional religion, Earthseed. Founded in the groundbreaking belief that God is change, Earthseed is a way of life that embraces our intangible and fluid universe. As believers of Butler’s faith system, we’re invited to “shape God” and, consequently, recognize the power we have to shape our reality… continue reading on

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