Scenes from Afropunk 2008

I headed over to BAM to catch a screening of Afropunk founder James Spooner’s  new film "White Lies, Black Sheep".  Good stuff.  Stay tuned for a video interview with James later this week.  In the meantime, here are some of the sights.


The skate park in full effect


James doing the Q&A thang


Ayinde Howell, the star of "White Lies, Black Sheep"


James with one of the stars of "Passing Strange," Eisa Davis


Who’s got next?  The mysterious Kissey Asplund, that’s who

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  1. Laina Dawes July 9, 2008 at 06:28 #

    Hey Rob;

    I conducted an Interview with James and Ayinde last year at the Toronto International Film Festival. Here is the link:

    Thanks for the photos on Afropunk. I don’t think I’ll be able to make it but wish I was there! Hopefully we’ll hook up later in the summer. Cheers!

  2. Rob Fields July 9, 2008 at 10:12 #

    Thanks for the link, Laina! Bummer that you’re not going to be here for the fest but, yeah, I hear you: Air travel ain’t what it used to be. I’m probably going to be out at AP tonight and will share more photos and will hopefully catch up with James for a quick video interview. Stay tuned and please keep in touch!


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