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The Woman King (feature film)

Community Room
Thursday, Jan 5, 2:00pm to 4:15pm

The Woman King

Directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood.  Performances by Viola Davis, Thuso Mbedu. Lashana Lynch. Columbia Pictures, Rated PG-13.  132 min. Action / Drama / History.

The Woman King is the remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen. Inspired by true events, The Woman King follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca (Oscar®-winner Viola Davis) as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for…

Enjoy movies on our big screen!  Interesting films shown every Thursday afternoon, a mix of award-winning movies, indie films, film festival favorites, and new releases will be shown. 

Film suggestions welcome, film discussion encouraged..Films shown will be for adult audiences and may include R-rated films (or equivalent)

All films will be shown in original language with English captions

Refreshments will be served.

Barbara Segal