Black History Month Film Series: SELMA
6:30 p.m. February 28
Presented by Caddo Parish Commission and Centenary Film Society • Coordinated in partnership with Shreveport Urban Film Festival
Join us each week in February as we feature work from a different contemporary black director. Stick around after each film for a post-screening discussion on the best in black cinema led by some of our community’s brightest stars.
When Ava DuVernay’s Selma debuted in 2014, it garnered such nominations as Golden Globes Best Director (the first for a black female director), Best Picture and Academy Awards Best Picture. Her film chronicles Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights through an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965. Drama, 2014, 128 min., PG-13.