Sunday, March 19, 2017
Do the Right Thing (1989, director Spike Lee, 2 hours, rated R).
The hottest day of the year explodes on-screen in this vibrant look at a day in the life of the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, this powerful portrait of urban racial tensions sparked controversy while earning popular and critical praise. This screening complements the exhibition, Nina Chanel Abney: Royal Flush.
Come to the museum for the Highlights Tour at 2 PM and stay for the movie “Do the Right Thing” at 3 PM afterwards.