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Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, January 26, at 7:00 PM
Join the UCLA Film and Television Archive at the Hammer Museum’s Billy Wilder Theater for a free screening of American Promise, followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Michèle Stephenson and Idris Brewster, featured in the film. For more information, visit www.cinema.ucla.edu
Kansas City, MO
Thursday, January 30, at 6:00 PM
Join Kansas City Public Television (KCPT) and University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) for a sneak peek screening and discussion of American Promise at the UMKC Atterbury Student Success Center. After viewing clips from the film, join a discussion with parents, teachers and members of the community about the role we play in shaping the identities of our nation’s black boys. To attend the event, please RSVP. For more information, call (816) 398-4245.