Thu, Jun 20|
Movie Night: From Selma to Stonewall
North Jersey Pride presents a special screening of "From Selma to Stonewall," an exploration of the similarities, differences, and conflicts between the black civil rights and gays rights movements. Q&A to follow.
Time & Location
Jun 20, 2019, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Woodland, 60 Woodland Rd, Maplewood, NJ 07040, USA
About the Event
North Jersey Pride presents a special screening of "From Selma to Stonewall," an exploration of the similarities, differences, and conflicts between the black civil rights and gays rights movements. This 60-minute documentary follows a “black, straight preacher and a white, lesbian activist” as they seek to find the intersection between the Civil Rights and the LGBTQ Equality movements.
Following the documentary, WNYC's Nancy Solomon will host a Q&A with the film's co-executive producer and co-star, Rev. Gilbert Caldwell; Rev. Kevin Taylor, Senior Pastor of Unity Fellowship Church NewArk; Rev. Jerri Mitchell-Lee, co-pastor of the Unity Fellowship Church NewArk, educator and mental health counselor; and Elaine Helms, founder of Reaching Adolescents in Need, (RAIN) Foundation, which houses homeless LGBTQ youth.
Snacks and drinks provided. Wine will be available for 21+ - please bring ID!
6:30: Doors open
7pm: Intro to film with Rev. Caldwell
8pm: Panel discussion
***Please note: admission price will be waived for anyone in need, no questions asked. Ask for CJ Prince at the door or email firstname.lastname@example.org.****