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Movie: I am Not Your Negro

Event Type: Adult
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 1/17/2019
Start Time: 5:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Description:
 Join the Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission for a public showing of the documentary: I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO. This 016 documentary is based on James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript, Remember This House. The film explores racism in America through Baldwin’s personal observations of American history, as well as through stories of Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X and Medgar Evers. The film won the BAFTA Award for Best Documentary and was nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the 89th Academy Awards.
Library: Downtown Library
Location: Whipple Auditorium