Event Detail

Sep
21
Friday
Sep
21
Fri
Free Movie NightArts :: Film also Community :: Community Event
Free Movie Night
6:00 PM
St. John's Building, Room 214
Description:
Helena Center of Creative Living presents September Free Movie Night. This month's feature is FREEDOM WRITERS.
Hilary Swank stars in this story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed - a voice. Swank plays Erin Gruwell, the real-life teacher at Long Beach's Wilson High, who inspired her students to overcome the gangs that divided them and the education system that forgot them. Based on the book The Freedom Writers Diary and supported by a cast of first-time actors who drew from their actual experiences on the street, Gruwell teaches us all an important lesson about tolerance and trust.

Runtime: 2 hours, 4 minutes
Rated: PG-13 (parents strongly cautioned)

Friday evening, Sept. 21
St. John's Building, Inspiration Hall
Doors open at 6 PM | Film begins at 6:30 PM
Join us for snacks and community in the lobby.
Bring a snack to share (no obligation)
Donations gratefully accepted to defray expenses.
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Age Group: Adults
Venue: St. John's Building, Room 214
Address: 25 S. Ewing, enter on Rodney St. for parking Helena, MT 59601
Phone: 406.442.0224

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