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Film

Cousin Bobby

 
 
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
  • 9:15PM
 
 
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RUN TIME: 70min
FORMAT: BLU RAY
GENERAL ADMISSION: $15
MEMBERS: $7.50 (free for Level 4 and above)
 
 
 
 
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Directed by Jonathan Demme | 1992

Demme’s oft-overlooked documentary gem records the filmmaker’s reunion with his long-lost cousin Robert Castle, an impassioned activist and Episcopalian minister in Harlem. With his characteristic generosity of spirit, Demme traces Castle’s unique journey—from an association with the Black Panthers to a political awakening and becoming a crusader for civil rights—as well as their shared family history.

 
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