Performance Art, Trauma, and Healing


WHEN: Wednesday, May 12 @ 7 p.m.

WHERE: Live on the MKE Film YouTube and Facebook pages!


Moderated by Jayme Montgomery (Local artist/performer)

Guest(s): Roz LeBlanc, DeMar Walker, Jade Charon

Related Film(s): Can You Bring It, The Beckoning, Gold


For the constant trauma, Black people endure, performance art provides a voice of healing. Hear from the Directors of Gold, The Beckoning, and Can You Bring It, as they discuss how they use their art to talk about trauma and facilitate healing within Black communities.


About Milwaukee Film

Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures and Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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