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Please join us for a screening of the movie: Selma, followed by a panel discussion. The screening will be 3pm-5pm), followed by with panel discussion (5:15pm-7pm) involving BMCC faculty and #blacklivesmatter activist Eljeer Hawkins.
Selma is a 2014 American historical drama film directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. It is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches led by James Bevel, Hosea Williams, Martin Luther King, Jr., and John Lewis. The film stars actors David Oyelowo as King, Tom Wilkinson as President Lyndon B. Johnson, Tim Roth as George Wallace, Carmen Ejogo as Coretta Scott King, and rapper and actor Common as Bevel.
For more information, contact: Ashtian Holmes, Director of BMCC’s Urban Male Leadership Academy, (212) 220-8000 ext 7276.
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