Selma with Ava DuVernay in person
With filmmaker Ava DuVernay and cinematographer Bradford Young in person
Part of the series Changing the Picture, sponsored by Time Warner Inc.
Dir. Ava DuVernay. 2014, 123 mins. DCP courtesy of Paramount Pictures. With David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Carmen Ojogo. In her stirring new film, DuVernay moves effortlessly between intimate drama and historical epic to dramatize Martin Luther King, Jr.’s leadership of the marches from Selma to Montgomery and the rise of the civil rights movement. At the center of the film is a powerful and complex performance by David Oyelowo as King.
This event is sold out. Tickets may become available on a first-come, first-served basis through a standby line. Visit the Museum’s admission desk after 6:00 p.m. to secure a position in the standby line. Tickets: $25 ($15 members at the Film Lover and Dual levels / free for Silver Screen members and above).