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Guest Corey "CJ" Jennings

First Annual Father's Day Weekend Male Exhale

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Guest Corey "CJ" Jennings

Urban Film Series announced today that the nation's First Annual Father's Day Weekend Male Exhale will be held on June 13th, at Baltimore's Lyric Opera House and on June 15th at D.C.'s historic Lincoln Theatre. The event includes a panel discussion, the African-American Film Critics Association's Top Two Independent Films, Tim Alexander's Diary of A Tired Black Man (top independent) and Janks Morton's What Black Men Think (top documentary), and a special guest appearance by Celebrity author Jewel Woods (Don't Blame It On Rio: The Real Deal Why Men Go To Brazil for S-e-x) which was recently featured in Essence and Ebony magazines. Tickets range from $18.50 to $27.50, and are available at theatre box offices, TicketMaster.com, and all local TicketMaster locations. Proceeds of the event will be used to fund Next Generation Awareness Foundation's ("NGAF") "Generation Next" children's film and education festival and NGAF's Health and Wellness Film Festival.

 

Filmmakers Tim Alexander and Janks Morton and author Jewel Woods are available for interviews and will be on-hand at the event to sign copies of their works. Members of the press should contact Urban Film Series at Press (at) UrbanFilmseries.com or (202) 409-7240 with any press requests.

 

About The Urban Film Series

 

The Urban Film Series is a programmatic arm of NGAF, a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is connect urban communities with history and progressive cinema, and provide exposure of the arts and the motion picture industry to many communities across the United States. The Urban Film Series also produces the annual Black Docs Film Series, Urban Film Series Tour, and Black History Month Film & Discussion Series, and has received well over 700 films from across the world for its various film-related programs.

 

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Who: Urban Film Series

 

What: First Annual Male Exhale featuring

What Black Men Think (30 minute version)

Panel Discussion, Q&A and Presentation by filmmakers Tim Alexander, Janks Morton, and Celebrity Author and Gender Analyst, Jewel Woods (30 minutes)

Diary of A Tired Black Man (feature length)

Book-Signing and Films Available Throughout

 

Where/When: June 13th, 7pm start, Lyric Opera House, 140 West Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

 

Where/When: June 15th, 5pm start, Lincoln Theatre, 1215 U Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

 

Tickets: $18.50 to $27.50, and are available at theatre box offices, TicketMaster.com, and all local TicketMaster locations

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