Event Title: 
VPT Public Screening: POV: American Promise
Date: 
Thursday, February 27, 2014 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Location: 
Middlebury College
Address: 
Twilight Auditorium, 50 Franklin Street
City, State: 
Middlebury, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Black History Month
Description: 

This film spans 13 years as Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson, middle-class African-American parents in Brooklyn, N.Y.., turn their cameras on their son, Idris, and his best friend, Seun, who make their way through one of the most prestigious private schools in the country. Chronicling the boys' divergent paths from kindergarten through high school graduation at Manhattan's Dalton School, this documentary presents complicated truths about America's struggle to come of age on issues of race, class and opportunity.

The event is free and open to the public.

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