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Story to Screen: Hidden Figures

Story to Screen: Hidden Figures In-Person

Movie or the book? You decide! The Story to Screen series features film adaptations, modern retellings of classics, and cinematic true stories.  

Come and enjoy a movie on the big screen! Registration is required.

Thursday, April 4, 2023: 

The movie Hidden Figures (PG-13) tells the story of a group of African-American female mathematicians who worked at NASA during the space race between the United States and Russia. These women, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson, had exceptional talent that was previously untapped. They overcame gender, race, and professional boundaries to achieve one of the greatest operations in U.S. history, surpassing any previous human accomplishments. Their incredible intelligence and determination to dream big make them true American heroes who have left a significant mark on U.S. history. The movie is an adaptation of a non-fiction book authored by Margot Lee Shetterly.

Thursday, April 4, 2024
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Stage & Screen
Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building
Age Group:
  Arts & Culture     Holidays & Observances  
Registrations open at 2:00pm Thursday, March 21, 2024


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