Film available to stream for free
from 8:00am January 18th until 8:00am January 19th!
Next week on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in collaboration with Radio Kingston and Black History Month Kingston for a special free screening of MLK/FBI, the multiple award-winning documentary from acclaimed filmmaker Sam Pollard, courtesy of IFC Films.
MLK/FBI is the first film to uncover the extent of the FBI’s surveillance and harassment of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Based on newly discovered and declassified files, utilizing a trove of documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act and unsealed by the National Archives, as well as revelatory restored footage, the documentary explores the government’s history of targeting Black activists, and the contested meaning behind some of our most cherished ideals. Featuring interviews with key cultural figures, including former FBI Director James Comey, MLK/FBI tells this astonishing and tragic story with searing relevance to our current moment.
*Spaces are limited, so be sure to reserve free tickets now. Once you begin watching the film on 1/18, you’ll have 48 hours to finish.