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Video: OkayAfrica's 'Black Panther' Celebration at the Brooklyn Academy of Music

OkayAfrica partnered with Brooklyn Academy of Music and D'ussé for an advanced screening, followed by an exclusive Q&A with Ryan Coogler and an epic afterparty.

Ahead of Black Panther's epic release last week, OkayAfrica and Okayplayer hosted an advanced screening and Q+A between director Ryan Coogler and CEO Abiola Oke, followed by our #OkayWakanda afterparty at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

It was a jam-packed event filled with beautiful black folks, coming together to celebrate the film of the year. The Wakandan pride was strong and what's even better is that we caught all the action on camera.

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Photos: Here's What Went Down at OkayAfrica's #OkayWakanda 'Black Panther' Celebration

Brooklyn's black and beautiful came out in numbers to celebrate the biggest film of the year.

Ahead of the release of the most anticipated film since, what feels like, forever, OkayAfrica and Okayplayer teamed up with the Brooklyn Academy of Music to put together a night of celebration with an advanced screening of the film, followed by an intimate Q&A; with director Ryan Coogler and our CEO Abiola Oke.

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Attention NYC: Don't Miss The Last EVERYDAY AFRIQUE Party of the Year

Join us on Sunday, October 1 for the last EVERYDAY AFRIQUE party of the season.

Summer's over, but that doesn't mean the party has to stop.

Join us on Sunday, October 1 from 3 PM to 10 PM for our last EVERYDAY AFRIQUE party of the year, hosted in collaboration with Everyday People. Get out there in your flyest warm-weather threads while you still can!

It's all going down at Output in Brooklyn. Meet us at the rooftop and expect dope tunes, drinks, and infectious vibes as usual.

You can purchase tickets to the event now—might as well come through and close out the summer with a bang.

 

 

 

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