Clinton Street Resistance presents KING: A FILMED RECORD

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Every Monday night, come to the Clinton Street Theater, enjoy a film on the big screen (the way it should be seen!), make friends, have a few laughs, scream, cry and raise money for a good cause.

Clinton Street Resistance presents KING: A FILMED RECORD

Showtimes

Join us at the Clinton for the fifteenth annual tribute to Martin Luther King Jr., and celebrate MLK Day with the screening of this historic documentary, nominated for a Best Documentary Oscar in 1971.

children's book bank logoTonight's nonprofit partner is THE CHILDREN'S BOOK BANK, which fills homes and lives with engaging, culturally diverse books because all children deserve to have books of their own. When they do, magical things happen — books ignite curiosity, spark the imagination, and open young minds to limitless possibilities.

King: A Filmed Record...From Montgomery To Memphis
Director: 
Sidney Lumet, Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Country: 
USA
Year: 
1970
Runtime: 
185 minutes

King: A Filmed Record...from Montgomery to Memphis is the landmark documentary that chronicles the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., from the beginnings of the Civil Rights movement in Montgomery, Alabama, and culminating with his assassination in Memphis in 1968. Originally screened in theaters for only a single night in 1970, King: A Filmed Record combines dramatic readings by Harry Belafonte, James Earl Jones and Paul Newman, among others, with newsreel and archival footage to create a powerful and comprehensive record of Dr. King's legacy and the American Civil Rights movement. King: A Filmed Record is an indispensable primary resource of a pivotal moment in American and world history.

Special Admission

FREE!!! However, if the spirit moves you, please make a generous donation to The Children's Book Bank.

To reserve a seat or make a $5 donation to The Children's Book Bank, ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE.