'I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO'
|TUESDAY - SEPTEMBER 26, 2017|
North Adams, 6:30 p.m.
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts will present a Global Film Series this fall, which will feature three documentary films in Murdock Hall room 218. Each event is free. “I am Not Your Negro” will kick off the series. Narrated by actor Samuel L. Jackson, the film explores the history of racism in the United States through Baldwin’s reminiscences of civil rights leaders Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as his personal observations of American history. “I am Not Your Negro” was nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the 89th Academy Awards. The series continues Oct. 24 with “14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim and Vanessa Lopez" and “Fire at Sea” on Nov. 29.
BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID (1969)
|SATURDAY - SEPTEMBER 30, 2017|
Great Barrington, 7 p.m.
Paul Newman and Robert Redford are Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, the 1969 Western classic directed by George Roy Hill. Outlawed robbers, the two antiheros flee to Bolivia in search of a better criminal career. Katharine Ross co-stars as the Sundance Kid’s lover, Etta Place. Runtime: 1 hr 50 min. Cost: $7 Tickets available day of film or by ordering online. Mahaiwe