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Ian Inaba's American Blackout @ 5th Avenue Cinema
Sunday, January 14, 2007 - 6:00pm to Sunday, January 14, 2007 - 8:00pm

 

Ian Inaba's documentary, American Blackout

@ 5th Avenue Cinema

6 pm
Sunday, January 14, 2007
5th Avenue Cinema (5th & Hall)

As a part of the Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday commemoration week at Portland State University, the showing of Ian Inaba's award-winning film, American Blackout, opens the week of important events on campus and in the Portland community.

Ian Inaba's Amnerican Blackout is a stylis, intelligent, and provocative documentary that looks at the historic and systematic disenfranchisement of the black vote through the lens of the political career of Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney(D-Georgia).

-Shari Frilot (Sundance Film Festival '06)


The presentation of this award-winning film is sponsored by the Portland State Department of English, Portland State Library Artists & Writers Series, and the PSU Multicultural Center.