Long Long Way Film Screening: Glory (1989) Friday February 28 2020 at 7:00 PM
Friday February 28 2020
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Washington National Cathedral
3101 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington DC 20016
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Tickets: $15 ($10 military/veterans)
Roger Ebert described Glory (1989) as a powerful film revealing how the black soldiers of Massachusetts' 54th Regiment helped to reshape attitudes about African-American courage, intelligence, and humanity during the Civil War. On the 30th anniversary of the film’s three 1990 Oscar wins (Best Supporting Actor, Denzel Washington; Best Cinematography; Best Sound) we’ll celebrate the gifts of this film and explore questions about it. After our screening, NPR’s Korva Coleman will moderate a panel discussion on Glory‘s historical context and consider its lasting impact.
Panelists: Dr. David Terry, Rev. Janet Broderick, and Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas
Tickets purchased now will be held under your name for pick up at the Cathedral on February 28.