International Culture Series Movie – The Great Debators

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Saturday, January 28, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location
International Museum of Cultures

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Join us for our next International Culture Series movie!

Denzel Washington (Mel Tolson), Jurnee Smollett (Samantha), Nate Parker (Henry Low) and Denzel Whitaker (James Farmer Jr) star in Denzel Washington's The Great Debaters.

Denzel Washington (Mel Tolson), Jurnee Smollett (Samantha), Nate Parker (Henry Low) and Denzel Whitaker (James Farmer Jr) star in Denzel Washington’s The Great Debaters.

The true story turned acclaimed film of the Wiley College Debate Team comes to Museum’s silver screen.  Starring Oscar-winning actors Denzel Washington and Forest Whitaker, “The Great Debaters” tells the story of the efforts of debate coach Melvin B. Tolson at an historically black college during the Jim Crow era.  Showtime is January 28 at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room.  Free snacks.  Donations accepted.

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