Free Screening: Queens


Free Screening: Queens

You’re invited to join us for a theatrical screening of Queens, including an in-person conversation with composer Morgan Kibby and Executive Producer Vanessa Berlowitz, moderated by Carla Renata (The Curvy Critic).

Season 1, Episode 1 – “African Queens”

Powerful female leaders sacrifice and show resilience to protect their families in the world’s untamed regions. Angela Bassett narrates this tale highlighting matriarchies globally.

2024, 49 minutes, color | Written by Chloe Sarosh | Directed by Faith Musembi | Narrated by Angela Bassett | Produced by Faith Musembi | Executive Produced by Pamela Caragol, Angela Bassett, Vanessa Berlowitz | Co-Executive Produced by Chloe Sarosh

Registration Information

Film Lover Members are guaranteed access to, and receive priority entry at this event. Arts Circle Members are guaranteed access, and receive both priority entry and reserved seating. Email for more.

All Film Independent Members and the general public can register for this event starting at 12:00 pm PT on Monday, May 13. | Registration is free; one registration per individual.


On the day of the event, registrants may pick up tickets as early as one hour prior to the scheduled start time – look for Film Independent signage. Tickets are nontransferable and for general, unreserved theater seating only (except for Arts Circle Members). Attendees must be in their seat(s) at least 15 minutes prior to the advertised start time or seat(s) may be released. Entry/seating will be handled on a first-come, first-served basis. Guests may not enter the venue without the Member who registered them present. Registration does not guarantee entry, even with a ticket in hand.

Masks are optional. This is subject to change as we continue to monitor public health guidance.

Landmark Sunset offers three hours of free parking with validation; $2.00 every 15 minutes thereafter, with a daily maximum of $24.00. The garage is open 24 hours – enter from Laurel Ave. or Crescent Heights Blvd.


Film Independent is committed to hosting events that are accessible. For inquiries regarding accessibility, or to request an accommodation, please contact us at or 323 556 9305.

Screening Policies

Availability window and registration capacity may vary; always register as early as possible. Limit one registration per individual, per event.

Attendees are required to follow all rules and guidelines as laid out by Film Independent and/or its partners. If a guest has been registered for an event by a Member, these policies shall apply to that guest. Violation of policies may result in suspension or termination of Membership/access to future events.

Event details and guest participation are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice.