I Am Not Your Negro

PRESENTED BY: Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
7:00 PM, Tuesday, February 13, 2018 PST
Location: Beacon Hill (click for map)

This powerful 93-minute feature documentary (“One of the 10 Best Films of the Year!” NY Times} is narrated by Samuel L. Jackson and is entirely inspired by James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript, Remember This House, a collection of notes and letters written by Baldwin in the mid-1970’s.  The memoir recounts the lives of his close friends and civil rights leaders Malcolm X, Martin Luther King and Medgar Evers.  It includes excerpts of James Baldwin speaking and speaks directly to us today.

Sponsors: Beacon-Arts and Joseph McKinstry Construction

Release Year: 2017

Running Time: 93 minutes

Director: Raoul Peck

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  1. Jonis Davis
    #1 Jonis Davis Author 7 February, 2018, 17:53

    Co-sponsored by Martin Luther King County Council Member Larry Gossett, who will also attend the film and participate in discussion afterwards

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