Rooftop @ Home: John Lewis: Good Trouble

$12 for 72 hour rental

The Film

John Lewis: Good Trouble

Dawn Porter | US | 96

John Lewis: Good Trouble, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dawn Porter (Trapped, Gideon's Army), chronicles the life and career of the legendary civil rights activist and Democratic Representative from Georgia. Using interviews and rare archival footage, John Lewis: Good Trouble chronicles John Robert Lewis’ 60-plus years of social activism and legislative action on civil rights, voting rights, gun control, health-care reform and immigration. Using present-day interviews with Lewis, now 80 years old, Porter explores his childhood experiences, his inspiring family and his fateful meeting with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1957. In addition to her interviews with Lewis and his family, Porter’s primarily cinéma verité film also includes interviews with political leaders, Congressional colleagues, and other people who figure prominently in his life. Courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.

Event Details

Don’t have a car and can’t make it to the Brooklyn or Queens Drive-Ins? Need something to watch from home? Well, you're in luck: bring the Rooftop experience home tonight with Dawn Porter's John Lewis: Good Trouble—available to rent now, presented in partnership with our friends at Magnolia Pictures.

50% of proceeds will go directly towards supporting our 2020 Emergency Fund!

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