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I Am Not Your Negro – A United Theatre Virtual Screening Event
June 17, 2020 @ 8:00 am - July 1, 2020 @ 12:00 am
I Am Not Your Negro
A film by Raoul Peck | United States | English | 95 minutes
Don’t miss The United Theatre Virtual Screening Room repertory release of: I Am Not Your Negro. Visit the link below to view the trailer and purchase a virtual ticket to screen the film from home. The film is available to purchase for $6.99. This pricing is good now through July 1, and, once purchased, you are able to screen the films as many times as you’d like. 50% of every ticket sold directly supports The United Theatre.
Master filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, Remember This House. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin’s original words and a flood of rich archival material. I Am Not Your Negro is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter. It is a film that questions black representation in Hollywood and beyond. And, ultimately, by confronting the deeper connections between the lives and assassinations of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr., Baldwin and Peck have produced a work that challenges the very definition of what America stands for. Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, this breakthrough achievement is narrated by Samuel L. Jackson.