“The Great Debaters”

Monday, February 15, 2016 at 04:00 AM — 06:00 AM

Presented in partnership-with the MLK Jr Committee of Santa Barbara

Monday, February 15, 2016 7:00PM

The Granada Theatre
Prices: $10 Orchestra / $20 Lodge

The Granada Theatre Presents:

“The Great Debaters”

Movies That Matter
Hal Conklin, series curator
The Great Debaters (2007)
Director: Denzel Washington
Writers: Robert Eisele, Jeffrey Porro
Starring: Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker, Kimberly Elise
Genre: Drama
Length: 126min, PG-13
Part of the Movies that Matter with Hal Conklin film series.

Based on the true story of a young professor of an all-black college in 1935 Marshall, Texas, we are able to experience history as first-hand observers of a little-known event that was foundational to the civil rights movement.


The Granada Theatre