Film and Discussion: 'Straight Outta Compton'
Film and talk are free and open to the public
IMA admission is free from 4 to 9 p.m. every first Thursday
Doors open at 5:30 pm | Discussion at 6 pm | Film at 7:15 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union, in partnership with the Indianapolis Museum of Art, present a special film screening and discussion of Straight Out of Compton.
Prior to the screening, the ACLU is hosting a panel discussion seeking to broaden the conversation about free speech, policing and racial justice.
- Introduction: Jane Henegar, Executive Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana
- Moderator: Rev. Michael K. Jones, Host on WTLC A.M. 1310 and pastor at Progressive Baptist Church
- Ari Attack, music journalist and Indy10 activist
- Joseph Lennis Tucker Edmonds, Assistant Professor of Africana Studies and Religious Studies, IUPUI
- Marc Williams, a.k.a. "Mr. Kinetik," teacher, rapper, producer and DJ
- LaWanda W. Ward, Director of Pro Bono Program & Public Interest, IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law
- Martin Whitfield, Director of Security, Indianapolis Museum of Art & previous LAPD officer
Straight Outta Compton 2015, dir. F. Gary Gray, 157 mins.
RATED R - Material not recommended for children under 17 years of age / See movie overview on Common Sense Media