"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more when it is in context."
— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project
LOS ANGELES—On Tuesday, February 27 at 7pm see a screening of Silver Dollar Road directed by Raoul Peck. Silver Dollar Road follows the story of the Reels family who are valiantly attempting to protect the land their family bought on generation after slavery. This documentary, based on the 2019 ProPublica article, highlights the covert ways the legal system has been exploited to keep Black land ownership fragile and the racial wealth gap growing.
About the series: The St. Clair Bourne 4th Tuesdays Community Screening series is a free community monthly documentary film and discussion series, named in honor of the founder of the organization, the late award-winning documentary filmmaker St. Clair Bourne. The St. Clair Bourne 4th Monday Community Screening series serves our mission of advocating and exhibiting high quality films to the African-American community.
The event is free. Please RSVP at email@example.com
Street parking available. Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center is one block away from the Leimert Park Metro Station on the K Line.
Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center
4305 Degnan Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90008
Tuesday, February 27
7:00-9:00 p.m. PT
With questions contact Tim Morganfield at (323) 350-1962. For more information, go to www.badwest.org
This project is supported with a Humanities for All Quick Grant.