Ava DuVernay's ARRAY To Host 'For The People' Super Tuesday Movie Marathon
Photo Credit: S & A
News , Film

Ava DuVernay's ARRAY To Host 'For The People' Super Tuesday Movie Marathon

Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY is hosting an election-themed movie marathon at the Amanda Cinema at the ARRAY Creative Campus. It will be held on March 3, which is Super Tuesday, to amplify the Presidential Primary election and to highlight the importance of citizens using their voting power during this important election year."

Tickets to all screenings are free and open to the public. Voter registration forms will also be available for anyone who needs to register.

The movie marathon features five global-oriented films directed by people of color which examine democracy and politics from a diverse perspective.

The films are:

12:00PM | INTEGRATION REPORT 1 (1960) with I AM SOMEBODY (1970) by Madeline Anderson

2:00PM | CHILDREN OF MEN (2006) directed by Alfonso Cuarón

5:00PM | THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS (1967) directed by Gillo Pontecorvo

7:30PM | THE PERFECT CANDIDATE (2019) by Haifaa Al-Mansour

ARRAY Alliance's Director of Programming, Mercedes Cooper, curated the marathon. Visit arraynow.com to find out more.


Mercedes Cooper Speaks On How ARRAY Is Disrupting Old Hollywood Institutions

Photo: Icarus Films 

From Harlem to Hollywood, get the Black entertainment news you need in your inbox daily.

Shadow and Act is a website dedicated to cinema, television and web content of Africa and its global Diaspora. With daily news, interviews, in-depth investigations into the audiovisual industry, and more, Shadow and Act promotes content created by and about people of African descent throughout the world.

© 2022 Shadow & Act. All rights reserved.