One Man’s Quest to End Black History Month Becomes a Humorous and Provocative Look at Race in “Post-Racial” America
(San Francisco, CA) – Should Black History Month be ended? That’s the question explored by African American filmmaker Shukree Hassan Tilghman as he embarks on a cross-country campaign to do just that. Both amusing and thought provoking, More Than a Month examines what the treatment of history tells us about race and power in contemporary America. Written and directed by Tilghman.
Free screenings at Circle Cinema.
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MAY 8, 2012 at 6:30