Film & Video

Film: Through a Lens Darkly

Tuesday, 2/11/2020
6:00 - 8:00
Koret Auditorium
Main Library
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100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

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The first documentary to explore the role of photography in shaping the identity, aspirations and social emergence of African Americans from slavery to the present, Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People, probes the recesses of American history by discovering images that have been suppressed, forgotten and lost. 92 mins, 2014

Related exhibit: Through the Lens of Black Photographers, on view January 18 through April 16, 2020, in the Art, Music and Recreation Center.


Watch party and film discussions. 

Learn more about local history.


This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.


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