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Films By Haile Gerima

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Upcoming Events

  • 07 Mar
    Conf Rm IDOR Rasta Study Group 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM

    Iniversal Development of Rasafari study group.

  • 07 Mar
    Crescent Moon Open Mic 08:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Open mic, first Saturday of every month. No cover charge.

  • 08 Mar
    Conf Rm Spanish Class with Luci Murphy 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Sunday mornings beginning March 8, in 8 weeks you will learn, 1. The Spanish alphabet, 2 How to correctly pronounce any Spanish name or food; 3 On minute self-introduction in Spanish language resources

  • 11 Mar
    Let's Grow w/author Uriah Yisrael 06:30 PM to 07:59 PM

    Join Uriah Yisrael as he teaches the youth about natural gardening with his book "Let's Grow"!

  • 07 Mar - 11 Mar
  • 14 Mar - 14 Mar
  • 15 Mar - 21 Mar


Named after the internationally acclaimed film called SANKOFA (produced by the founders). It's symbol, the Sankofa Bird, looks backward with the egg of the future in her beak, constantly checking as she moves into the future. Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe hopes to be a place where thoughtful consideration of the past and future can take place via books and videos and programming that encourage reflection, particularly generated by works by and about people of African Descent. Read More


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We are located across the street from the Howard Business School, minutes away from the historic U Street and Shaw neighborhoods.

2714 Georgia Ave
Washington DC 20001


We are located about .8 miles, equidistant from Petworth, U Street, Columbia Heights and Shaw-Howard stations. 70 & 79 buses offer convenient stops nearby.

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