Posted on: 03 Nov 2019

Down Claidorne by MOIRA TIERNEY at The Irish Film Institute, Dublin

When 07/11/2019 – 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Where: Irish Film Institute, 6 Eustace Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2., Dublin

A FILM / 2018 / 50 MINUTES / IRELAND/USA / COLOUR & B/W TREME, NEW ORLEANS: Defying a highway overpass that split their neighbourhood in two, the local community reclaim their territory using dynamic mural paintings and the subversive traditions of the Mardi Gras Indians to create an alternative version of their history, referring to the various stages of the Civil Rights movement, including the Maroon tradition that united runaway slaves and Native Americans. CAST / MUSIC: Big Chief Kevin Goodman and the Flaming Arrows, Big Chief De