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    Screening: ‘Freedom Hair’ // Queens World Film Festival

    April 26 at 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

    The MPI Original feature film Freedom Hair will screen at the Queens World Film Festival April 26, in Astoria, New York, where it is nominated for Best Narrative Feature, Best Director of a Narrative Feature, and Best Female Actor.

    Freedom Hair is based on the inspiring, true story of Melony Armstrong, a mother and entrepreneur who decides to start a natural hair braiding business in order to achieve financial independence. However, To realize her dream, she must overcome unexpected obstacles imposed by the state of Mississippi and a powerful cosmetology cartel. The film stars Simona Brown (Netflix’s Behind Her Eyes), Jeremie Harris (LegionFargo), Sophia Bush (Good SamFalse Positive), and Erica Tazel (JustifiedRoots).

    Learn more about the screening and purchase tickets here.


    April 26
    6:45 pm - 9:00 pm


    MoMI Redstone
    36-01 35th Ave
    Astoria, NY 11106 United States
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