Events & Gatherings
Judas and the Black Messiah, Shaka King
This February, Cinema at the Museum honours Black History Month with films from Black filmmakers that speak to injustice, truth, and identity.
Judas and the Black Messiah depicts the story and betrayal of Fred Hampton, deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, who was assassinated in 1969 by a Cook County tactical unit on the orders of the FBI and Chicago Police Department.
Judas and the Black Messiah
Directed by Shaka King
2021, 126 minutes, USA, R
Event/Exhibition meta autogenerated block.
February 10 at 7:00PM
Film tickets are $10; free admission for members and youth under 18.
Talks, tours and other events are admission by donation or free with membership.