HOMEGOINGS

Wednesday, November 14th, 7:00pm
Christine Turner, 2013, 51 min

Through the eyes of funeral director Isaiah Owens, the beauty and grace of African-American funerals are brought to life in Christine Turner’s Homegoings. Filmed at Owens Funeral Home in New York City's historic Harlem neighborhood, HOMEGOINGS takes an up-close look at the rarely seen world of undertaking in the black community, where funeral rites draw on a rich palette of tradition, history and celebration. 

Q&A with director Christine Turner and Isaiah Owens to follow screening.

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