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An Evening of Diversity @ Maiden Alley Cinema

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'Parallel' chronicles Watkins' real time emotions during her stay at Paducah, Kentucky's historic African-American Hotel Metropolitan. She navigates the complexity of being celebrated as a black lesbian filmmaker, while feeling the history of being shunned. The film was made in 2016 during Paducah's inaugural Cinema Systers Film Festival, the only all-lesbian film festival in the USA.

Q & A session will follow, and a short film by the OUT Paducah Youth Group will be shown. Quilted prayer flags made by the OUT Paducah youth will be displayed in the Maiden Alley Cinema lobby at 6 PM.

All ticket sales will be split evenly between Hotel Metropolitan and Cinema Systers Film Festival

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