Dear Supporters: During these uncertain times around the world, we hope you and your family are safe and well. Thank you again for your generous support of JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana over the years. Despite a few recent post-production delays, we are on target to release the film this Summer. All DVD and digital pre-orders will be filled in the month of June. Further, all plans for community screening events have been postponed until further notice. Please continue to watch this site for more updates, and please stay safe!
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Just announced! JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana is a 2019 Grant Recipient of Filmed in NC. Durham-based documentary filmmaker Leslie Cunningham will join ten other filmmakers from North Carolina who will receive project funding in this year.
at May 01, 2019
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Monday, November 6, 2017
Thursday, September 7, 2017
The Center for Documentary Studies and the Southern Documentary Fund are pleased to present a free screening of JIG SHOW | Leon Claxton’s Harlem in Havana, a feature documentary film by Leslie Cunningham who takes viewers on a tour of her grandfather’s Black and Cuban traveling show that endures racism, segregation and immigration laws to become popular in the 1940s through the 1960s. The film is presented as part of the Fresh Docs series featuring documentary works-in-progress. Following the screenings, a moderated conversation with the filmmaker will be held, during which the audience provides valuable feedback. Note: This screening is a Fresh Docs screenings are free, but attendees must RESERVE A TICKET via Eventbrite.
Friday, September 22nd @ 7pm, Full Frame Theater, American Tobacco Campus, Blackwell St. Durham, North Carolina 27701