*Black Films on the Red Carpet

Award Winning Films about African Americans
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In honor of Black History Month and the beginning of Hollywood's Award season, Potrero Branch will be showing award-winning movies about  African Americans.
 This week:
DO THE RIGHT THING starring Spike Lee and Danny Aiello. On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence. The movie was nominated for 2 Oscars and 4 Golden Globes.
 Light refreshments will be served.
For more information, contact Lisa at lfagundes@sfpl.org

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
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Thursday, April 17, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
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The Black Woman is God
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