Buck and the Preacher (1972)
Tue 9/13: 7:30p
50th anniversary of Sidney Poitier’s directorial debut film plus Q&A with Autumn Brown, PhD (educator and OSU research professional) and Devin Williams (reporter, Focus: Black Oklahoma). Come early for live music in the lobby with DJ XTINA starting at 6:30p made possible with support from Play Tulsa Music.
Referenced in Jordan Peele’s latest “Nope,” Sidney Poitier directs and stars as a Civil War veteran turned trail-guide helping freed slaves find homes in the West. Learn why this film is important and relevant to today at a special one-night-only 50th anniversary screening.