The Sankofa African Heritage Awareness Inc & the LCCC Department of Student Engagement and Diversity present the 7th Annual Black  Studies Forum/African American Black Film Expo February 19-22.  All film screenings will be held in the Rooms for Conferences and Institutes. Free refreshments. 

Film Screening Schedule

Wednesday 2-19

5:30 p.m. - THE FIRST GRADER, PG-An old Kenyan Mau Mau goes to school for the first time.

7:15 p.m.- RABBIT-PROOF FENCE, PG-Australian Aborigine children are trained to become servants.

Thursday 2-20

5:30 p.m.- DEACONS FOR DEFENSE, R-They were defiant and determined to be treated as men.

7:15 p.m.-Tell Them WE ARE RISING, F-A Film by Stanley Nelson-HBCUs educate black leaders.

Friday 2-21

5:30 p.m. - THE DISPLACED PERSON, F-A Holocaust survivor is relocated to Georgia-another Auschwitz.

6:45 p.m.- NO WAY OUT, NR-This intense drama reveals embedded racial hatred.

Saturday 2-22

9:00 a.m.- G L O RY, PG-Three 1989 Academy Awards-The black Civil War 54th regiment-a fighting force.

11:30 a.m.-Tyler Perry’s FOR COLORED GIRLS, R-Women of color in a modern world.


  • Starting Wednesday, February 19th, 2020, repeats every day until Friday, February 21, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
  • Occurs Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 @ 9:00 am


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