Movie

Rescue at Pine Ridge@CentralCMR

Los Angeles Author and Filmmaker Erich Martin Hicks will visit the library to discuss his novel Rescue at Pine Ridge. Rescue at Pine Ridge is a fictionalized account of the rescue of the 7th Cavalry by the “Buffalo Soldiers” of the 9th Cavalry at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The author will show a short film detailing the events followed by a Q & A with the audience.This event will take place in the Library's 3rd Floor Meeting Room.

Super Cinema @Central

February's theme is African American Musicians in Film in honor of African American History Month. On February 28, we'll show Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll (1987 / 120 min.) This engaging documentary contains interviews with Chuck Berry, his family, and other musicians, including Eric Clapton and John Lennon, as well as footage from Berry’s 60th birthday commemoration concerts.

This free event takes place in the 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room.

Super Cinema @Central

February's theme is African American Musicians in Film in honor of African American History Month. On February 21, we'll show Cadillac Records (2008 / 109 min.) Loosely based on the lives of record producer Leonard Chess and African American artists such as Muddy Waters and Chuck Berry, this drama boasts a strong ensemble cast, including Beyoncé as Etta James.

This free event takes place in the 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room.

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