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King: A Filmed Record

Monday, January 17 @ 1:00 pm - Friday, January 21 @ 2:30 pm

FREE-with registration
 
https://www.dia.org/events/vritual-streaming-king-filmed-record%E2%80%A6-montgomery-memphis

The DFT is hosting free screening of the Oscar® nominated 1970 film King: A Filmed Record… Montgomery to Memphis. Constructed from a wealth of archival footage, this remarkable documentary is a monumental labor of love that follows Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1955 to 1968, in his rise from regional activist to world-renowned leader of the Civil Rights movement.

Rare footage of Dr. King’s speeches, protests, and arrests are interspersed with passages that include some of the era’s high-profile supporters as well as opponents of the cause. Restored to its full-length by the Library of Congress, this complete, original version of King: A Filmed Record… Montgomery to Memphis remains a cinematic national treasure that gives viewers an appreciation of the personal challenges he endured and the legacy he left behind. Admission is free with registration. (185 minutes)

A virtual streaming option will be available also. The viewing link will be mailed beginning Monday, January 17, and the film will be available for streaming until 9 pm January 21.  Please register to view or see film in person at the Detroit Film Theatre.

 

 


DETAILS:

Start:
Monday, January 17 @ 1:00 pm
End:
Friday, January 21 @ 2:30 pm
Cost:
FREE-with registration
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VENUE:

DETROIT FILM THEATRE
5200 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
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Phone:
313.833.3237
Website:
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