Film Screenings: Apollo Theatre Music Revue & Goin' to Chicago
Black History Month Film Festival
- Date: 02/09/2016 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
- Location: Hemphill Branch Library
2301 West Vandalia Road
Greensboro, North Carolina 27407
Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories is the 2016 theme for Black History Month.
Apollo Theatre Music Revue (I hr, not rated)
Presents filmed music and comedy performances from the stage of the famed Apollo Theatre in the 1950’s. Featured artists include Nat King Cole, Dinah Washington, Duke Ellington, and many others.
Goin' to Chicago (71 minutes, not rated)
This documentary chronicles the great migration of African-Americans from the rural south to the cities of the north. It follows the stories of a few families seeking the American Dream in the north.