Indie Lens Pop Up Screening-The Black Panthers

February 4, 2016

Parsons, KS-Labette Community College and Ozark Public Television will present a free film screening of the Indie Lens Pop-Up Series, The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution. This film documents a new culture that emerged in the turbulent 1960s.

A new revolutionary culture emerged, and the Black Panther Party was at the vanguard. Weaving together a treasure trove of people who were there, Stanley Nelson tells the vibrant story of a pivotal movement that feels timely all over again.

A free preview screening of The Black Panthers will be held Tuesday, February 16th at 6:30pm in the Labette Community College Thiebaud Theatre. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion and reception.

The Black Panthers, is a film that premieres on Independent Lens on PBS on Tuesday, February 16 at 8pm. For more information, visit or contact Kalynn Amundson at 620-820-1138.

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