Film Screenings: February One and Homegoings
Black History Month Film Festival
- Date: 02/02/2016 6:45 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.
February One (I hr, not rated)
In one remarkable day, four college freshmen changed the course of American history. February One tells the inspiring story surrounding the 1960 Greensboro lunch counter sit-ins that revitalized the Civil Rights Movement and set an example for student militancy of the coming decade.
Homegoings (56 minutes, not rated)
This film takes an up-close look at the rarely seen world of undertaking in the black community, where funeral rites draw on a rich palette of tradition, history and celebration.