Mar 26: HBO NYC Premiere of King in the Wilderness
HBO Documentary Films and The Riverside Church cordially invite you to a special event commemorating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the New York Premiere of King In The Wilderness.
Marking the 50th anniversary of his assassination, this film captures Dr. Martin Luther King during the last three years of his life. Told through personal stories from his closest friends and advisors, the documentary features rare archival footage, including Dr. King at Riverside Church, where he delivered one of his landmark speeches. Directed by Peter Kunhardt.
6:45 p.m. – Doors Open
7:30 p.m. – Screening
Discussion to Follow:
Taylor Branch, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author, Executive Producer
Trey Ellis, Author, Executive Producer
Xernona Clayton, Interviewee, Friend of Dr. King
Moderator: Charles Blow, Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times