Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

February Family Films: African American Directors

February 23, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

FREE

The Learning Tree (1969)
Director: Gordon Parks, Sr.

A drama which tells the story of a young African American grosing up in rural Kansas during the late 1920’s and early 1930’s, when racial discrimination was a social norm and legally sanctioned in parts of the united States.  “The Learning Tree” is the first Hollywood studio film to be directed by an African American.

Details

Date:
February 23, 2013
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
FREE