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Title:
One City, One Story Film Series Discussion
When:
Mar.23.2011 03.00PM
Category:
General

Description

Dr. Melvin Donalson will discuss the 2011 Pasadena Public Library One City, One Story Film Series on Wednesday, March 23 at 3 p.m. at Pasadena Central Library's Donald R. Wright Auditorium, 285 E. Walnut Street.

The film series includes:

  • To Kill A Mockingbird (1962, NR),
  • Places in the Heart (1984, PG),
  • The Color Purple (1985, PG-13),
  • A Soldier's Story (1984, PG) and
  • Great Debators (2007, PG-13).

These films feature cinematic images of racial issues raised in the 2011 One City, One Story selection 'Mudbound'.

Dr. Donalson is the professor of African American and Film Studies at California State University, Los Angeles and author of Black Directors in Hollywood and Hip Hop in American Cinema.

For more information on this event and the One City, One Story program, call Christine Reeder at (626) 744-7270.

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