ALERT: Due to inclement weather, the Gantt Center is closed today, January 18th. Today's Art Break and Gantt After Dark have also been cancelled. Stay safe and warm and we'll see you soon.

ABOUT THIS EVENT

About The Film

(1925) A minister is malevolent and sinister behind his righteous facade. He consorts with, and later extorts from, the owner of a gambling house and betrays an honest girl, eventually driving them both to ruin.

About The Classic 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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