Film - The Wiz

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Saturday February 20

1:00 PM  –  3:30 PM

Black Film Festival 2016 :: A Juxtaposition of Black Cinema and American Social Justice 

The Wiz

Join us for a FREE screening of The Wiz.  Families are encouraged to attend.  We will have popcorn and other movie snacks. Come down and see this timeless classic on the big screen!


When Harlem schoolteacher Dorothy (Diana Ross) tries to save her dog from a storm, she's miraculously whisked away to an urban fantasy land called Oz. After accidentally killing the Wicked Witch of the East upon her arrival, Dorothy is told about the Wiz (Richard Pryor), a wizard who can help her get back to Manhattan. As Dorothy goes in search of the Wiz, she's joined by the Scarecrow (Michael Jackson), the Tin Man (Nipsey Russell) and the Cowardly Lion (Ted Ross).


When: Saturday - February 20th @ 1:00PM (Doors open @ 12:30PM)

Where: The Bond Auditorium @ the Muhammad Ali Center - 144 N. 6th Street 

RSVP Required