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Black History Month - Movies Under the Stars: Harriet

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

11:00 a.m.1:15 p.m.

Celebrate Black History Month with NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment at this free family film!

This powerful biopic centers on Harriet Tubman as she conquers epilepsy, slavery, misogyny, and racism to liberate hundreds of enslaved people, serve in the Union Army and become an icon for freedom everywhere. Directed by Kasi Lemmons (Talk to Me), this award-winning film features Janelle Monáe (Hidden Figures); Broadway stars Clark Peters, Leslie Odom, Jr. and  Cynthia Erivo in the title role.

Know Before You Go:
This movie will take place indoors. Seating is limited. Please arrive before 11:00 am to get your spot for the movie.


Red Hook Recreation Center in Red Hook Recreation Area Accessible
155 Bay Street
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NYC Parks,

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(718) 965-8942

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Film, History, Black History Month, Seniors

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