Apollo Film

ImageNation’s Cocktails and Sol Cinema

Featured Film: Mr. Nelson on the North Side

Directed by Daniel D’Or

The Apollo continues its collaboration with ImageNation by co-presenting the Cocktails & Sol Cinema Series, a social gathering that includes a film screening, cocktail reception, and a post-show conversation with the filmmakers.

This program is part of “The Next Movement”, Apollo’s Fall 2022 season.

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About the Film

Mr. Nelson On The North Side (Directed by Daniel D'Or)


Daniel D'or

Daniel D'or


Spike Moss

Spike Moss

Founder, The Way/ Prince Mentor

Walter “Q-Bear” Banks Jr.

Walter “Q-Bear” Banks Jr.

KMOJ, Minneapolis Radio Station , First Station to Play Prince’s Music

Nasser Metcalfe - Moderator

Nasser Metcalfe - Moderator

Actor, writer, also Prince’s friend and employee

About ImageNation

ImageNation Cinema Foundation is an innovative Harlem-based non-profit created to develop cinemas and audiences for independent films and music, that depict the global Black experience. ImageNation’s goal is to empower Black communities by presenting a variety of public programs that foster media equity, media literacy, solidarity, cross-cultural exchange and highlight the humanity of Pan-African people worldwide. ImageNation has presented internationally in South Africa, Scotland and Canada; and domestically at Harvard University, MASS MOCA, Lincoln Center and in Dallas, TX, Los Angeles, CA, Baltimore, MD, Chicago, Ill, Indianapolis, IN, and Washington DC. Programs have featured appearances by luminaries such as Spike LeeLee DanielsAva DuVernayStanley NelsonRuby DeeErykah BaduChuck DRaoul PeckIndia. Arie and many others. ImageNation is a founding partner in AFFRM, a national film distribution collective, founded by Ava DuVernay.

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