Daisy Bates was a complex, unconventional, and largely forgotten heroine of the civil rights movement who led the charge to desegregate the all-white Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957.
Upcoming Community Cinema dates:
February 2, 2012, 7:00 pm – More than a Month
March 1, 2012, 7:00 pm - Revenge of the Electric Car
April 5, 2012, 7:00 pm - Hell and Back Again
May 3, 2012, 7:00 pm - Strong!
Community Cinema is a community outreach project of CMU Public Television and the Dennos Museum Center. All films will be shown at 7:00 pm at the Dennos Museum Center free of charge. These screening events are part of the ITVS (Independent Television Service) Community Cinema program. Free screenings of Independent Lens films will be held the first Thursday of the month beginning September 2011 through May 2012. For more on the Independent Cinema series, including upcoming dates and films, visit WCMU.org/TV.