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Registration is now closed due to overwhelming response.

Reception at 4:30pm

Film at 5:30pm

Discussion at 8pm

“A brilliant, cinematic masterpiece.” – Forbes

“One of the most unusual and ingenious of recent screenplays.” – The New Yorker

“Rich in thought, ‘Origin’ is a dense, forceful masterwork, and, quite simply, the most radical film of DuVernay’s career.” – RogerEbert.com

“It will leave you speechless.” – Deadline

“Few American movies this year reach so high, so boldly.” – New York Times


While grappling with tremendous personal tragedy, Isabel sets herself on a path of global investigation and discovery. Despite the colossal scope of her project, she finds beauty and bravery while crafting one of the defining American books of our time.