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First Look Screening of "American Promise"

Ford Foundation-1

Thursday, December 13, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)

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Ford Foundation JustFilms and
Tribeca Film Institute Present

American Promise
Directed by Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson

This powerful film follows two African-American boys from middle class families as they navigate a prestigious New York City prep school. It tracks each boy's journey from kindergarten through high school graduation, illustrating the hurdles young men of color encounter both in and out of the classroom. An intimate portrait of the distinct growing pains experienced by young men of color, "American Promise" sheds light on universal issues of identity and opportunity.

Please join us for a First Look screening of clips from the film, followed by a discussion with the filmmakers and others.

5:30 pm

6:30 pm
Screening of select clips, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A

Ford Foundation
320 East 43rd Street
New York, NY 10017

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Ford Foundation
320 E 43rd St
New York, NY 10017

Thursday, December 13, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)

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