Celebrate Black History Month and fall in love with Malcolm X’s favourite movie!
Run Time: 1hr 35min
Directed by Michael Roemer. Starring Ivan Dixon, Abbey Lincoln, Julius Harris, Gloria Foster, Martin Priest, Leonard Parker, and Yaphet Kotto
Duff (Ivan Dixon) and Josie’s (Abbey Lincoln) intense struggle to love amidst the bigotry and oppression of the American apartheid south in the 1960s.
Selected by the library of congress in 1993 for the national film registry for being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".
Geoff Andrew from the British Film Institute: “Its themes, quiet tone and realist style, Nothing but a Man anticipated a great many later films of note, but I for one am not sure that it has ever been bettered. Its significance, surely, is timeless”.
Sinister Guru wants to make Our Screen, our screen for Black History Month! Join us for an introduction and drinks afterwards!