COMING TO AMERICA
In collaboration with The Texas Theatre, South Dallas Cultural Center is happy to present Love in Black, a film series all about and representing Black love.
We’re inviting the community to us as we showcase three well-established movies focused on what it means to find, develop, and grow in love. The best part? Tickets are only $1.00 per screening! So grab your friend, boo, or come solo and enjoy a three week program full of film, Blackness, and love.
Movies, showtimes, and locations:
Coming to America (1988) | Feb. 8 – 7:30 P.M. | The Texas Theatre – An extremely pampered African prince travels to Queens, New York, and goes undercover to find a wife that he can respect for her intelligence and strong will. Book tickets.
*Stick around for a post screen discussion with South Dallas Cultural Center manager John Spriggins and Dallas Film Society Artistic Director, James Faust. Faust received a degree in Cinema Studies at SMU and Telecommunication/Theatre degrees at Texas Tech University.
Love & Basketball | Feb. 15 – 7:30 P.M. | The Texas Theatre – Monica and Quincy love and play basketball together through many life challenges from childhood to adulthood. Book tickets.
Southside with You | Feb. 22 – 7:30 P.M. | South Dallas Cultural Center – Chronicles the 1989 summer afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago’s South Side. Book tickets.