Ken Burn's Central Park Five Movie Screening


Sun, Feb 16, 2020
2:00 to 4:00

First come, first served.

Central Park Five

Multnomah County Library's Black Cultural Library Advocate team presents a special screening of the Ken's Burns documentary "The Central Park Five." This film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of the five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City's Central Park in 1989. This Peabody Award winning film chronicles the Central Park Jogger case, for the first time from the perspective of the five teenagers whose lives were upended by this miscarriage of justice.

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