Date:Friday, February 23, 2018, 1:00 PM—3:00 PM
Location:Scott Candler Library
Series:Black History Month
Age Group:Adult (18+)
Celebrate Black History Month with historical movies! We will show a variety of movies highlighting the stories of African-Americans who have impacted history. Bring your snacks or enjoy the popcorn we provide.
February 2: All Eyez on Me, starring Demetrius Shipp, Jr., Danai Gurira and Kat Graham. Rated R, 2017. This film tells the story of rapper Tupac Shakur.
February 9: Marshall, starring Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad and Kate Hudson. Rated PG-13, 2017. This film portrays a young Thurgood Marshall.
February 16: Loving, starring Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton and Will Dalton. Rated PG-13, 2016. This film tells the story of interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving.
February 23: 42, starring Chadwick Boseman, T. R. Knight and Harrison Ford, Rated PG-13, 2013. This film portrays Jackie Robinson, the first African-American to play major league baseball.