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Who Killed Malcolm X?


Location: Bartos Screening Room

With filmmakers Phil Bertelsen and Rachel Dretzin in conversation with Warrington Hudlin
Decades after the assassination of African American leader Malcolm X, an activist embarks on a complex mission seeking truth in the name of justice. In episode one, Abdur-Rahman Muhammad begins his own investigation into the perplexing details surrounding the assassination of the prolific civil rights leader. Followed by a preview of the rest of the six part Netflix documentary series. View trailer.
Filmmakers Phil Bertelsen and Rachel Dretzin will participate in a robust Q&A following the screening moderated by Warrington Hudlin, president of the Black Filmmaker Foundation and Vice Chair of the Museum of the Moving Image.

Tickets: $15 ($11 seniors and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / free or discounted for Museum members. Order tickets online. (Members may contact with questions regarding online reservations.)

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