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Through A Lens Darkly

Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

The film explores the history of Black photography and representation, and how contemporary artists use this material as inspiration in their visual storytelling. More info »

Digital Diaspora Roadshow

A Companion Transmedia Project

An audience engagement to discover connections between family archives and the film’s historical narrative, thus creating new communal linkages that underlie our common humanity. More info »


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The DDFR 2015 Trailer

Check out our latest video showcasing highlights from the Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow
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Upcoming Dates

Check out upcoming dates for DDFR and TALD on our online Schedule
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Latest Blog Posts

Check out our latest blog posts for DDFR & TALD.


Photos From The DDFR Community

These are recent photos submitted by online participants.

Filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris met up with German artist Viktor Witkowski at Dartmouth College. Viktor shares an interesting story of meeting his lesbian great aunt for the first time! Check out our website to find out what happened-> bit.ly/28Q1WXo ... See MoreSee Less

Filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris met up with German artist Viktor Witkowski at Dartmouth College. Viktor shares an interesting story of meeting his lesbian great aunt for the first time! Check out our website to find out what happened-> http://bit.ly/28Q1WXo

Regine Romain shared WaWaWa Diaspora Centre's post to the group: Digital Diaspora Family Reunion.

1st Annual Tribute to the Ancestors - Middle Passage Memorial
Ouidah Plage, Benin, West Africa | June 11, 2016
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“The 1st Annual Tribute to the Ancestors – Middle Passage Memorial at Ouidah Plage, Benin on 11June 2016 was dedicated to the memory of the more than one million captured and enslaved Africans who...

1st Annual Tribute to the Ancestors - Middle Passage Memorial
Ouidah Plage, Benin, West Africa | June 11, 2016

Thomas Allen Harris shared Creatively Speaking Film Series's photo to the group: Digital Diaspora Family Reunion.

Just came across the wonderful documentation of our Creatively Speaking Digital Diaspora Roadshow @ MIST in Harlem last year. So much fun! So many discoveries and familial connections across time & space! Thanks Michelle Materre for inviting us and sharing your own family photos & story.
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Just came across the wonderful documentation of our Creatively Speaking Digital Diaspora Roadshow @ MIST in Harlem last year. So much fun! So many discoveries and familial connections across time & space! Thanks Michelle Materre for inviting us and sharing your own family photos & story.

Lindsey Seïde shared Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow's photo to the group: Digital Diaspora Family Reunion. ... See MoreSee Less

Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow found an intriguing story about a smuggled Lithuanian family album from Nazi Germany. Visit our blog to see what happened and get a peek into their photographs...

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