C-LineFilms is committed to a broad spectrum of educational outreach and engagement opportunities throughout North America and overseas. Our aim is to partner with college/ universities, libraries, grassroots organizations and community allies to raise awareness, provoke meaningful conversations, stimulate syllabi and enhance professional development around the material culture of black memorabilia. C-LineFilms welcomes the opportunity to work with you to develop a narrowly tailored outreach event that meets your goals.
"The film avoids extremes of outrage or passive acceptance, but instead explores the complexities of who profits off such objects today." - NPR
"Colvard eschews typical didactic documentary forms and creates a kaleidoscopic tryptic about the power of these ever-present black cyphers"
"One of the American documentaries not to miss is Black Memorabilia."
- The Art Newspaper
Best Documentary - Audience Pick
- Newburyport Documentary
"Emotionally wrenching in the extreme and observant of a milieu that just about never gets represented in cinema. Chico Colvard's FAMILY AFFAIR is a small revelation."
- Filmmaker Magazine
New York Times Critic's Pick
"...one of the most psychologically complex movies ever made..."
- The Boston Globe
"Few will leave the lasting impression Colvard's first person documentary [has]."
- The St. Louis American
"...will shock even the most jaded audiences..."
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