LOS ANGELES– California Humanities and AMC invite you to an exclusive screening of the new film, Green Book. Green Book is a film that explores history and culture while piquing curiosity to learn more. California Humanities also does this through grants and special programs that reach into every corner of our state that touch the lives of the people of California.
Schedule of Green Book Screening
Auditorium Access: 6:30 PM
Seating Deadline: 7:15 PM
Welcome & Intro: 7:25 PM
Film Start Time: 7:30 PMThe screening of Green Book will be followed by a short discussion about the history of the “The Negro Motorist Green Book” with Dr. Kenya Davis-Hayes, Professor of History at California Baptist University.
RSVPs are necessary for this event. Guests can RSVP for a maximum of 2 people and invitations are non-transferable. There is open seating at this event.RSVP Now
Ample parking is available in the underground parking lot at Westfield Century City. AMC validates for 3 hours free parking.
When Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger, as well as unexpected humanity and humor—they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime. In his foray into powerfully dramatic work as a feature director, Peter Farrelly helms the film inspired by a true friendship that transcended race, class, and the 1962 Mason-Dixon line. Green Book is in theaters on November 21, 2018.
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