Overlooked Films from the Civil Rights Movement

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Presented by Takoma Park Arts at Takoma Park Community Center, Takoma Park MD

Feb 13, 2020

Overlooked Films from the Civil Rights Movement

The civil rights movement is a long ongoing struggle with a fascinating history and some neglected stories. Please join us for a free screening of vintage films that shed light on the heroic pursuit of social justice and racial equality.

The civil rights movement is a long ongoing struggle with a fascinating history and some neglected stories. Please join us for a free screening of vintage films that shed light on the heroic pursuit of social justice and racial equality. Local filmmaker and film historian Richard Hall will lead this screening of three short documentaries.

Filmed in 1963 by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, “We’ll Never Turn Back” features interviews with black farmers in Mississippi who experienced

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