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November Movie Night


2023-11-04 18:00 2023-11-04 21:00 America/New_York November Movie Night

November Movie Night Presenting “Marshall” Saturday, November 4, 2023 Marshall is a 2017 American biographical legal drama film directed by Reginald Hudlin and written by Michael and Jacob Koskoff. It stars Chadwick Boseman as Thurgood Marshall, the first African American Supreme Court Justice, and focuses on one of the first cases of his career, the State of Connecticut v. Joseph Spell. In April 1941, Thurgood Marshall an NAACP lawyer traveled the country defending people of color who were wrongly accused of crimes because of racial prejudice. Upon his return to his New York City office, he is sent to Bridgeport, Connecticut, to defend Joseph Spell, a chauffeur accused of rape by his white employer, Eleanor Strubing, in a case that has gripped the newspapers. We will have a potluck and then show a Social or Racial Justice-themed movie with a follow-up discussion. Movie Night is brought to you by the Racial Justice Team.  All are welcome! When: Saturday, November 4 – Potluck at 6:00 p.m., and then watch the movie at 6:45 p.m. Where: UUFP Sanctuary building Questions? Contact Joanne Dingus at dre@uufp.org 

November Movie Night

Presenting “Marshall”
Saturday, November 4, 2023

Marshall is a 2017 American biographical legal drama film directed by Reginald Hudlin and written by Michael and Jacob Koskoff. It stars Chadwick Boseman as Thurgood Marshall, the first African American Supreme Court Justice, and focuses on one of the first cases of his career, the State of Connecticut v. Joseph Spell. In April 1941, Thurgood Marshall an NAACP lawyer traveled the country defending people of color who were wrongly accused of crimes because of racial prejudice. Upon his return to his New York City office, he is sent to Bridgeport, Connecticut, to defend Joseph Spell, a chauffeur accused of rape by his white employer, Eleanor Strubing, in a case that has gripped the newspapers.

We will have a potluck and then show a Social or Racial Justice-themed movie with a follow-up discussion. Movie Night is brought to you by the Racial Justice Team.  All are welcome!

When: Saturday, November 4 – Potluck at 6:00 p.m., and then watch the movie at 6:45 p.m.

Where: UUFP Sanctuary building

Questions? Contact Joanne Dingus at dre@uufp.org 

The Schedule

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Potluck
6:45 pm - 9:00 pm November Movie Night