Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Directed by: Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack

2016 | USA | 115 minutes


Friday, February 8, 2019, 7pm

This is the first film to be made about the incomparable Maya Angelou. The film presents her incredible journey, shedding light on the untold aspects of her life with remarkable unmatched access. This intimate and personal portrait of Dr. Maya Angelou’s life is a touching and moving tribute to her legacy. Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Maya Angelou gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before.

"It's hard not to be inspired by a life this well lived." - Ken Jaworowski, New York Times