Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Movie: "Selma", Thursday, May 7 (2 shows)

Rated PG-13 (2 hours, 8 minutes)
Thursday, May 7 @ 1 pm AND 5:30 pm

Selma chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement. Director Ava DuVernay’s Selma tells the real story of the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his brothers and sisters in the movement that prompted change that forever altered history.

Admission is FREE. Popcorn and water are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Lane Memorial Libary.


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