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Ava DuVernay's 13th: Join Us For a Special Screening at BAM


Wednesday, November 16, 2016
at BAM Rose Cinemas

Join us for a special screening of Ava DuVernay's important, thought-provoking documentary, 13th, co-presented with Brooklyn Academy of Music's BAMCinematek.

In the film, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom. 

Following the screening, Brooklyn Community Foundation grantees will participate in a panel discussion moderated by Nick Turner, President of the Vera Institute of Justice:

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Photo: Angela Davis in 13th, Courtesy of Netflix

Liane Stegmaier

Vice President of Communications and Strategy
“13th is a titanic statement by a major American voice. Viewing—right now—should be mandatory.” -Entertainment Weekly