More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>Small Island</em>

More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>Small Island</em>

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

We'll mark the 32nd anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and celebrate King's life and the legacies of the modern Civil Rights Movement and the African diaspora by viewing a series of enlightening films in January.

 . Saturday, January 6, 2-4 pm: Get Out (2017, 104 min.)

 . Sunday, January 7, 2-4 pm: Putney Swope (1969, 89 min.)

 . Saturday, January 13, 1-3 pm: I Am Not Your Negro (2017, 94 min.)

. Sunday, January 14, 2-4 pm: The Battle of Algiers (1965, 125 min.)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Event Type: 
More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>The Battle of Algiers</em>

More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>The Battle of Algiers</em>

Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

We'll mark the 32nd anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and celebrate King's life and the legacies of the modern Civil Rights Movement and the African diaspora by viewing a series of enlightening films in January.

 . Saturday, January 6, 2-4 pm: Get Out (2017, 104 min.)

 . Sunday, January 7, 2-4 pm: Putney Swope (1969, 89 min.)

 . Saturday, January 13, 1-3 pm: I Am Not Your Negro (2017, 94 min.)

. Sunday, January 14, 2-4 pm: The Battle of Algiers (1965, 125 min.)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Event Type: 
More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>I Am Not Your Negro</em>

More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>I Am Not Your Negro</em>

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

We'll mark the 32nd anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and celebrate King's life and the legacies of the modern Civil Rights Movement and the African diaspora by viewing a series of enlightening films in January.

 . Saturday, January 6, 2-4 pm: Get Out (2017, 104 min.)

 . Sunday, January 7, 2-4 pm: Putney Swope (1969, 89 min.)

 . Saturday, January 13, 1-3 pm: I Am Not Your Negro (2017, 94 min.)

. Sunday, January 14, 2-4 pm: The Battle of Algiers (1965, 125 min.)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Event Type: 
More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>Putney Swope</em>

More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>Putney Swope</em>

Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

We'll mark the 32nd anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and celebrate King's life and the legacies of the modern Civil Rights Movement and the African diaspora by viewing a series of enlightening films in January.

 . Saturday, January 6, 2-4 pm: Get Out (2017, 104 min.)

 . Sunday, January 7, 2-4 pm: Putney Swope (1969, 89 min.)

 . Saturday, January 13, 1-3 pm: I Am Not Your Negro (2017, 94 min.)

. Sunday, January 14, 2-4 pm: The Battle of Algiers (1965, 125 min.)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Event Type: 
More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>Get Out</em>

More Than a Month: Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival: <em>Get Out</em>

Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

We'll mark the 32nd anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and celebrate King's life and the legacies of the modern Civil Rights Movement and the African diaspora by viewing a series of enlightening films in January.

 . Saturday, January 6, 2-4 pm: Get Out (2017, 104 min.)

 . Sunday, January 7, 2-4 pm: Putney Swope (1969, 89 min.)

 . Saturday, January 13, 1-3 pm: I Am Not Your Negro (2017, 94 min.)

. Sunday, January 14, 2-4 pm: The Battle of Algiers (1965, 125 min.)

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Event Type: 
More Than a Month Film Screening: <em>70 Acres in Chicago: Cabrini Green</em>

More Than a Month Film Screening: <em>70 Acres in Chicago: Cabrini Green</em>

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

This powerful documentary explores the demolition of the Chicago Cabrini Green high-rise public housing complex and the ongoing impact of displacement on the community's longtime residents. The filmmakers will be present for a post-screening discussion.

Learn more about the library's More Than a Month initiative at oppl.org/more.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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