13TH (6/10)

13th - Vox

Please join us on Wednesday, June 10th for a special Cinematheque screening and discussion of the documentary film 13th, directed by Ava DuVernay and released in 2016. 13th explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that the nation’s prisons are disproportionately filled with African-Americans. This Oscar-nominated film won Best Documentary at the Emmys, BAFTAs, and the NAACP Image Awards. The screening will be followed by a Zoom discussion and Q&A with special guest Tobey Oxholm, Executive Director of Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity. The screening will begin at 7:15PM followed by the discussion at 9:00PM. You can access the Netflix Party link for 13th by clicking here. Instructions on how to install and use Netflix Party can be found here. You can also watch the film on your own time and join us for the discussion afterwards. In addition to Netflix, the film can be watched for free by clicking here. Info for the Zoom discussion and Q&A can be found here.