|February, 2019||show full year||Close|
|Event:||Free Movie Night - Strange Fruit|
|Date:||February 8th, 2019.|
|Time:||7:00 PM to 8:30 PM|
|Location:||Town Hall Council Chambers|
|Contact:||Community Development Department 860-285-1984|
"Strange Fruit" is an historical documentary of the origin of Ms Billie Holiday and the haunting classic song, Strange Fruit. The film tells the story of a powerful protest song and weaves together the experiences of African Americans, immigrant Jews, civil rights leaders, music publishers, and jazz musicians.
The film runs 57 min, there will be a short discussion to follow as to how this relates to today.