Thank you Quilombo Films.

WHAT: Debut run of “Quilombo Country”
WHEN: Fri, Sept 19 – Thurs, Sept 25, 2008. Most shows at 7 pm.
WHERE: Pioneer Theater, Ave. A & 3rd Street, NYC
PLUS: Q&A with director Leonard Abrams after Fri & Sat shows.

Quilombo Country,” the award-winning documentary about Brazilian villages founded by escaped and rebel slaves, will have its premiere theatrical run at the Two Boots Pioneer Theater from Friday, September 19th to Thursday, September 25th every evening at 7 pm. The film is narrated by Chuck D, the legendary poet, media commentator and leader of the iconic hip hop band Public Enemy. The Pioneer Theater is located in the heart of New York City’s ast Village at 155 East 3rd Street near Avenue A. The film’s creator, writer-director Leonard Abrams, will take questions after the Friday and Saturday screenings. Seating is limited — online purchase, especially for the Friday and Saturday shows, is highly recommended. Go to Student discounts apply.

Quilombo Country, Documentary Of Rural Communities Founded By Runaway Slaves Or Abandoned Plantations In Brazil (Narrated By Chuck D) / trailer