Black History Month

Movie Screenings and Discussion

Join us every Thursday in February at 6PM on Zoom to watch films celebrating Black lives and culture, followed by discussions about these inspirational stories.

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Thursday, February 3

John Lewis: Good Trouble

2020 | Rated PG | 1 hour 36 minutes

The film explores the Georgia representative’s 60-plus years of social activism and legislative action on civil rights, voting rights, gun control, health care reform, and immigration.

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, February 10

A Ballerina’s Tale

2015 | Not Rated | 1 hour 25 minutes

This film intimately documents Copeland’s historic rise in the elite ballet world, while shining a light on the absence of women of color at major ballet companies.

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, February 17

Miss Juneteenth

2020 | Not Rated | 1 hour 39 minutes

A former beauty queen and single mom prepares her rebellious teenage daughter for the “Miss Juneteenth” pageant.

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, February 24

Remember the Titans

2000 | PG | 1 hour 53 minutes

The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.

 

 

 

 

 

Film details and descriptions from imdb.com

These screenings and discussions are geared towards teens in grades 6-12, and are encouraged to join with their friends and/or family members.