Mon. January 25, 2021 @ 18:00 PT

MLK/FBI

Director(s):
Sam Pollard
Producer(s):
Benjamin Hedin
Distributor:
IFC Films

Synopsis

MLK/FBI is the first film to uncover the extent of the FBI's surveillance and harassment of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Based on newly discovered and declassified files, the documentary explores the government's history of targeting Black activists, and the contested meaning behind some of our most cherished ideals. Featuring interviews with key figures including former FBI Director James Comey and directed by Sam Pollard, MLK/FBI tells this astonishing and tragic story with searing relevance to our current moment.

Film on-demand for IDA members: 01/20/2020 - 01/26/2020