What's Happening At The Gantt
The Grays' Holiday Party - A Fundraiser for the Gantt Center
December 14 - You've stocked your closet with festive-wear and are waiting for the party invitations to start pouring in? Well, here's the first of the season. Join Herb and Felicia Gray for their annual Holiday Party hosted to support the Harvey B. Gantt...
Question Bridge: Black Males
October 26, 2013 - Current - Question Bridge: Black Males is an exhibition that explores challenging issues within the black male community by instigating a transmedia conversation across the geographic, economic, generational, educational and social divisions of American socie...
The Classic International Black Cinema Series - Go Down Death
August 12, 2012, 2:00 PM
Costs: Free with museum admission
Join us at The Gantt Center for a viewing of Go Down Death. This film is part of our "Oscar, Spencer and Paul" series that highlights Black cinema pioneers Oscar Micheaux, Spencer Williams and Paul Robeson.
About The Film
(1944) The owner of a juke joint arranges to frame an innocent preacher with a scandalous photograph, but his scheme backfires when his own adoptive mother interferes.
About The Classic International Black Cinema Series
A film series specifically designed as a vehicle to expose the community to the vast artistic value black film has had throughout the years. The goal is to appeal to as diverse a population as possible and further the appreciation of Black cinema.
Curator and host, Felix Curtis, came to Charlotte from the Oakland/San Francisco Bay area where he curated “The San Francisco Black Film Festival” and “Black Filmworks”, the annual film festival component of the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame, where he later served as Executive Director.
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