Columbia Sundance Film Festival

Monday, Feb 1, 2021 at 6:30pm

Spotlight Cinemas Capital 8
201 Columbia Mall Boulevard Suite 211
Columbia, SC 29223


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Schedule of Events

6:30 PM - Ailey

U.S.A. (Director: Jamila Wignot, Producer: Lauren DeFilippo)

Alvin Ailey was a visionary artist who found salvation through dance. Told in his own words and through the creation of a dance inspired by his life, this immersive portrait follows a man who, when confronted by a world that refused to embrace him, determined to build one that would.

Online: Loft Sessions With Preach Jacobs

Hip-hop artist Preach Jacobs brings his exclusive DJ sets to our Sundance Film Festival festivities, celebrating cinema from the 1970's, 80's, and 90's.

Preach Jacobs is a hip-hop artist, writer, SC Press Association Award Winner, and Cola-Con founder, the nation's only hip-hop/comic convention. His music has been featured on NPR and Okayplayer. He has a podcast, 'The Negro League' on his Mo' Betta Soul network that includes event programming in the southeast. His latest column is featured in the Columbia weekly Free-Times titled "Fight the Power," speaking about hip-hop, politics, and social awareness.

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