Monday, January 17, 2011

free screening of MLK documentary today

Friend of JUTP Jihan Asher, who volunteers at the AFI Silver Theatre, asked us to post this announcement about a screening of King: A Filmed Record . . . Montgomery to Memphis, a documentary about the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center is continuing its annual MLK Day tradition of hosting a free community screening of King: A Filmed Record...Montgomery to Memphis.

The film features Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., from the Montgomery bus boycott to the "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial, from the dogs of Selma to the Nobel Prize and the fateful motel balcony in Memphis. With narration and commentary from Sidney Poitier, James Earl Jones, Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Charlton Heston, Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee, Clarence Williams III and others.

Tickets available at the AFI Silver box office on the day of show only, limit 4 tickets per person.

10:00 a.m, 1:00 p.m

For more info, please visit

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