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African-American Film Festival:
Lean On Me

Audience Advisory:
film contains adults themes and language
Lean on Me Movie Poster. Man pointing finger at other males.

Host: William “Bill” Nix

ArtSmart Continuing Arts Education

Jan 11, 2021 |Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Playhouse

Winner of two NAACP Image Awards, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Motion Picture and Outstanding Motion Picture, LEAN ON ME stars Morgan Freeman as real-life New Jersey High School Principal Joe Clark. Tasked with reforming the school by his old friend and School Superintendent Dr. Frank Napier (Robert Guillaume), Clark tackles gangs, drugs, low test scores and a host of other issues plaguing the school. (1989, 1 hour 42 minutes)

Each film will be preceded by an engaging introduction and followed with a question and answer session moderated by Mr. Nix.

Need To Know Before You Go
-Social distancing will be in effect in all areas.
-CDC recommended masks are required.
-Temperature checks will be performed prior to entry.
-Park on Level 3 in the Kravis Center parking garage to avoid use of elevator or stairs.
-Day of show sales are credit card only.

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Lean on Me Movie Poster. Man pointing finger at other males.

Unauthorized Ticket Distributors

To avoid overpaying for your Kravis Center tickets, always purchase them from our official website, kravis.org. Outside ticketing companies and ticket brokers often appear to be trustworthy, but they are not affiliated with the Kravis Center. As a result, tickets purchased through these unauthorized ticket distributors are often double or triple the cost. We cannot provide customer service notifications or refunds for tickets purchased from unauthorized sites, unauthorized ticket distributors or brokers. View page for more information.

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