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Documentary Film Series - Movie

Documentary - 13th

from Ava DuVernay

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay takes an in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality. The title refers to the 13th ammendment which abolished slavery yet contains an exception allowing for forced labor as long as the laborer is a convict.

Winner BAFTA / Best Documentary

Winner Primetime Emmy / Outstanding Documentary

Winner, 22 more film, television and film critics' awards

Nominated Oscars / Best Documentary

Nominated for 37 more film, television and film critics' awards

Link to IMDb Summary/Synopsis

Please note that this month’s film will be shown in the Boulder Creek Meeting Room in the main Boulder library (our usual location). Parking is available in the library lot. The first 90 minutes are free; an additional 90 minutes may be purchased for $1.25/hour. If you need to park longer than 3 hours, please park in a public parking garage or do street parking nearby to avoid a ticket. A bus stop is close by at Broadway and Arapahoe.

And be sure to sign up separately for the happy hour/dinner, following the film. This is listed as a separate event on the BNC calendar.

Please include Documentaries as one of the Interests reflected in your BNC profile to receive notices about this event.

Helen Kelly and Chris Titterington

Friday, September 27, 2019, 3:30 PM until 5:15 PM
Boulder Main Library - Boulder Creek Meeting Room
1001 Arapahoe
Boulder, CO  80302
Additional Info:
BNC Documentaries
Educational Event
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
This event has 2 parts, the film at the library and then happy hour/dinner at a nearby restaurant. You may sign up for either or both parts. EACH PART MUST BE SIGNED UP FOR SEPARATELY.

Please sign-up only if you plan to attend. If your plans change, please cancel at least 3 days prior to the event. Guests (prospective members) are allowed to attend this event.

If you need to CANCEL your registration: click the "arrow" next to your Member Login-Name (upper right corner of screen), select PROFILE, select EVENT HISTORY and click the TRASH CAN ICON next to the registration you need to cancel.
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