Texas Focus Film Series: ‘The 24th’
October 8, 2020 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
About the Event:
A cinematic exploration of the Texas narrative, the Bullock Museum's Texas Focus Film Series highlights stories by, for, and about Texans. As a SXSW Film Festival retrospective, this season's selections highlight stories of unique individuals and their relationship with society.
Join the Bullock Museum for a LIVE virtual screening and conversation about Kevin Willmott and Trai Byers's film The 24th.
The 24th tells the incredibly powerful and timely true story of the all-black Twenty-Fourth United States Infantry Regiment and the Houston Riot of 1917.
After the screening join the Bullock Museum and Dr. Dwight D. Watson, Associate Professor of History at Texas State University on Zoom for a LIVE conversation after the film at 9:00 PM (CST). You will receive a confirmation email upon purchase of your virtual film screening ticket containing a link to Vertical Entertainment's private YouTube streaming site for access to the film and a link to access the live conversation via Zoom.
Tickets are $5 for this event. Your ticket purchase directly supports the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and educational programming.
Promotional support for the TSHM’s film programs is provided by the Texas Film Commission.Back to the event calendar