Within Our Gates

When: Sun., Feb. 26, 6:30-9 p.m. 2017

Liberated Lens film collective Black History Month film screening: Within Our Gates, oldest surviving film made by an African American director. This 1920 American silent film portrays the contemporary racial situation in the United States during the early twentieth century, the years of Jim Crow, the revival of the Ku Klux Klan, the Great Migration of blacks to cities of the North and Midwest, and the emergence of the "New Negro."

Price: $5

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