Monday, May 19th, 7:00pm
The Maysles Cinema & United Muslim Alliance Present The 5th Annual
Malcolm X On Film & Panel Discussion In Celebration Of The 89th Birthday Of Malcolm:
Then & Now, The Legacy of Malcolm X-El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Lives On
Co-sponsored by the People's Survival Program
Autobiography Of Malcolm X: His Own Story As It Really Happened
Dir. Marvin Worth, 1972, color & B/W 92 min.
Adapted for the screen from the autobiography he wrote with Alex Haley’s assistance, Malcolm X (released two decades before the Spike Lee film Malcolm X) is a stirring portrait of the man whose life has become a rallying cry for millions. Includes rare footage of his speeches and interviews as well as newsreel footage. Narrated by James Earl Jones with Martin Luther King, Betty Shabazz, Ossie Davis, Muhammad Ali, Jesse Jackson, Rap Brown, Angela Davis and many more.
Panel Discussion TBA, hosted by Zulu Queen Amber "Pepsi" Cartha.