In the 1930's, a group of 22 African Americans boarded a ship en route to Russia. They were  the excited cast members hired for the film Black and White. A film designed to highlight American racism. Discover why African American Poet, Langston Hughes "laughed until he cried" when he read the script, and what became of it.


PRESENTER: Alex Judge is a Learning Facilitator at the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature. She has a degree in history from the U of Toronto.


FEES:    Members $15 / Guests $20

DATE:     Monday, February 10

TIME:     1:00 - 2:30


Black and White: The Story of a Film