Tongues Untied, True Tales Told: African-American Women Changing the Picture in Film and Television

Museum of the Moving Image , Astoria Monday January 21 2013 16:00
See excerpts from Barbara Montgomery's upcoming film Mitote, about three turn-of-the-20th-century African-American women, as part of the museum's Martin Luther King Day programming. Montgomery discusses the project and the process of reviving other untold stories with its actors S. Epatha Merkerson and Ruby Dee.
Venue name: Museum of the Moving Image
Address: 36-01 35th Ave
Cross street: at 37th St
Opening hours: Wed, Thu 10:30am–5pm; Fri 10:30am–8pm; Sat, Sun 11:30am–7pm
Transport: Subway: M, R to Steinway St; N, Q to 36th Ave
Price: $12, seniors and students $9, children 3–12 $6, members and children under 3 free
Event phone: 718-777-6888