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Black History Month
Film Series: Hotel Rwanda

Vintage film projector playing for New Jersey film festival screening.

Thursday, February 8, 2024

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Price: Free

Englewood Public Library

31 Engle Street
Englewood, NJ 07631

Englewood Public Library

Event Description

"Hotel Rwanda" is a powerful movie, based on true events, during the Rwandan genocide.

The Rwandan Genocide was an attack that took place during the Rwandan Civil War where as many as one million people were killed by armed Hutu militias. 

This film depicts the heroic efforts of a hotel manager who saved hundreds of lives amidst the chaos and violence.

NJ Proudly Celebrates
Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.

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