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The Learning Tree

Film Viewing w/ Discussion by Steve Ryfle

Event Details

Date
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Time
6 p.m.
Location
Auditorium, Chazen Museum of Art
Description
6 PM Discussion w/Steve Ryfle, providing context by highlighting archival materials showing how difficult it was for Hollywood to address racial politics through film, to hire African-American filmmakers, writers, & cast, & how certain people within the industry worked to reverse decades of institutional racism. 7 PM Film Screening of THE LEARNING TREE, a 1969 drama film directed by Gordon Parks. Event cosponsored by the Friends of UW-Madison Libraries, Cinematheque, & the Chazen
Cost
Free

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