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“42” – Black History Film Series

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Bring the family, visit the food truck court and watch a movie.

Hero is a word we often hear in the world of sports, but heroism is not always about achievements on the field of play. 42 tells the story of two men — the great Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman) and the legendary Brooklyn Dodgers manager Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford) — whose brave stand against prejudice forever changed the world by changing the game of baseball. In 1946, Rickey signed Robinson to the team, breaking Major League Baseball’s infamous color line. Facing racism from every side, Robinson demonstrated tremendous courage by letting his talent on the field do the talking — ultimately winning over fans and his teammates, and paving the way for others to follow.

Movie starts at dusk.  Reserve your seat below.

SAAACAM is providing this film series as a public service, but it is neither a legal interpretation nor a statement of SAAACAM policy. The airing of the film series does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by SAAACAM. The views expressed by the films and guest panelists are their own and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. The film series and subsequent discussions are designed to raise awareness and encourage dialogue around historic events. If you have any questions about this disclaimer, please contact SAAACAM.

 

Details

Date:
October 2
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Website:
https://saaacam.ticketing.veevartapp.com/tickets/view/list/2021-black-history-film-series-42

Organizer

SAAACAM
Website:
https://saaacam.org/

Venue

Arneson River Theater
418 Villita Street
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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Website:
https://www.lavillitasanantonio.com