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Moonlight & Movies I The Brother from Another Planet

From: 2022-02-24 6:30 PM
To: 2022-02-24 9:0 PM
Moonlight & Movies I The Brother From Another Planet • Morningside Area Alliance
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Moonlight & Movies I The Brother from Another Planet

Celebrate Black History Month at MCNY’s Afrofuturist edition of Moonlight & Movies! The evening begins with an in-person conversation with Emmy Award-winning actor Joe Morton, star of The Brother from Another Planet (John Sayles,1984), about an extraterrestrial who is chased by outer-space bounty hunters through Harlem. A screening of the short film, Afronauts (Nuotama Frances Bodomo, 2014), about the Zambian Space Program, will precede our main feature.

Event Timeline:
6:00 pm – Doors open, drinks and snacks available for purchase
6:30 pm – Conversation with actor Joe Morton and MCNY Fellow Smaran Dayal
6:50 pm
 – Screening of Afronauts (14 mins.)
7:05 pm – Screening of The Brother from Another Planet (110 mins.)
8:55 pm – Film concludes; Museum closes.