Definitely a good thing. Get down if you can make it.
For Women's History Month, Take Two presents two searing documentary dramas in which Sembaru and Iraqi women turn mass depredation into brash jubilation. Come have a drink with us and be a part of this unique all-women program! (Well, there is a man, but he's a doll...)
7:00 Social (Half) Hour
Artists and activists meet, talk and get slightly tipsy together.
7:30 UMOJA: No Men Allowed
Written and directed by Elizabeth Tadic
Outcast tribal African women found their own village and launch a successful business, incurring the jealousy of their former husbands and setting off a wild and wacky gender war.
8:00 9 PARTS OF DESIRE
By Heather Raffo
Directed by Nancy Robillard
Iraqi-American writer/actress Heather Raffo lifts the veil on the impact of the Gulf War, in this poetic piece derived from the poignant, perceptive and profound stories of nine Iraqi women. With Jessica Arinella, Francis Benhamou, Anita Keal, Robin LeMon and Matthew Rashid.