Fri, Aug 24 , 2018, 7:00pm
Project 1619 African Diaspora Film Festival
The African Landing Commemoration Day Festival continues on Friday, August 24 with the Project 1619 African Diaspora Film Festival. The feature is I Am Not Your Negro, a 2016 documentary film directed by Raoul Peck, based on James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript, RememberThis House. Narrated by actor Samuel L. Jackson, the film explores the history of racism in the United States through Baldwin's reminiscences of civil rights leaders Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
For more information go to www.project1619.org
Friday, Aug 24, 2018 • 7:00pm