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Black Joy Film Fest: Shirley

August 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Come join us at the Black Joy Film Fest: Shirley for a celebration of Black excellence and uplifting stories on the big screen!

Come join us for a night of celebration and empowerment at the Black Joy Film Fest: Shirley! This event will showcase the film Shirley, highlighting the resilience and triumphs of Black joy. Get ready to laugh, cry, and feel inspired as we come together to honor the beauty of our community. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and support Black creatives. See you there!


Shirley is a 2024 American biographical drama film written and directed by John Ridley. It depicts the 1972 presidential run of Shirley Chisholm, who was the first Black woman to be elected to the United States Congress. The film stars Regina King in the title role, alongside Lance Reddick, Lucas Hedges, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Christina Jackson, Michael Cherrie, André Holland, and Terrence Howard.

PG-13 | 1h 58m


August 29
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


The Billie Holiday Theatre
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Restoration West Plaza
1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Brooklyn, NY 11216 US
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