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Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche, Wes Bentley, Nick Searcy, John Gallagher Jr., and Bruce McGill
Synopsis: Based on a true story, THE BEST OF ENEMIES centers on the extraordinary relationship between Ann Atwater (Henson), a fearless and outspoken civil rights activist who faced off against C.P. Ellis (Rockwell), a local Ku Klux Klan leader, to blaze the way for school desegregation in Durham, North Carolina, in 1971.
“US” by Jordan Peele
Previously Screened 3/19.
A MADEA FAMILY FUNERAL
Congrats to ticket winners for the Tyler Perry movie. This giveaway promotion has ended.
SYNOPSIS:A joyous family reunion turns into a hilarious nightmare as MADEA and the crew travel to backwoods Georgia and unexpectedly plan a funeral, which threatens to reveal sordid family secrets.
The movies below were recently screen and Guest List members received free tickets.
confused ….by love
a film by Boston director
,producer and actor Crosby Tatum screened February 14th, at ShowPlace ICON on the Seaport.
sample advance screening pass
BASIC BLACK TURNED 50
This is the 50th Anniversary of Boston’s Basic Black TV show. It began as Say Brother in 1968 during the height of the civil rights movement as a response to the demand for public television programs reflecting the concerns of communities of color.
Find Basic Black on Facebook and access show episodes or tune it up at WGBH Channel 2 and PBS.org online.
The Roxbury Cultural District Celebrates Year 1
Visit roxburyculturaldistrict.org. The inaugural gala reception for the one year designation anniversary of the Roxbury Cultural District is being held at The Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building at 2300 Washington Street Roxbury, MA 02119 on May 18, 2018 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.
Backstage capital raises $36M to fund startups founded by People of Color and LGBT individuals.
Read all about it at backstagecapital.com. This woman-led investment fund looks everywhere to find great startups run by under-represented people to fund. Fund seekers will find out how to apply on their web site.
On the AboutBlackBostonOnline Business Hookup Page you see 25 Black Investors and investment companies that write big checks to entrepreneurs of color and female startup founders with a hot business idea.
Read The Word Boston
The Word is published by Pat Williams.
Visit AboutBlackBoston.org Getaways
The trips, tours, charter bus and trolley bus transportation service featuring day trips to Black New England Heritage sites and institutions and admission tickets to popular attractions and adventures.