Films @ the Pratt: Race
Legendary black Olympian Jesse Owens competes in track and field at the 1936 Games in Nazi Germany, despite the host country's attempts to turn the event into a celebration of national pride and Aryan supremacy.
Directed by Stephen Hopkins. Starring Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Jeremy Irons, Carice van Houten, William Hurt. 2016. 134 minutes. Rated PG-13
Thursday, February 20 at 5:30pm
Waverly Branch, Meeting Room
400 E. 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218