women in film

Reel Sisters Kick offs Oct 14 with The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte Hosts The Tonight Show!

Reel Sisters Love + Activism season officially kicks off with a timely film talk and online screening of The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte Hosts The Tonight Show, a documentary on the historic actor/civil rights activist week long take over of the nation's popular Johnny Carson late night show in 1968. Join an interactive talk on the film and the tradition of celebrities and artists using their personal agency to fight for change during the civil rights and Black Lives Matter eras. This is a free season kick off event for Reel Sisters! Donations are welcomed! RSVP at www.reelsisters.org. PLEASE VISIT PEACOCK, SIGN IN & DOWNLOAD THE APP TO VIEW THE FILM FOR FREE: https://www.peacocktv.com/the-sit-in-harry-belafonte Moderator: Kim Singleton, Reel Sisters curator & Consider It Blacklit host. Guests: Yoruba Richen (Director), Valerie Thomas (producer) and Joan Walsh (producer). Please view the documentary on Peacock free before the talk! You must download the App first to view the film. [Read More]