With Black History Month just days away and the anticipation of Black Panther, it’s essential to take advantage of screenings that are showing black superhero movies. BAM will be showing classic black superhero movies all February. Take advantage of these screenings and see a few movies before and after Black Panther.
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Before Black Panther, there was…an entire alternative cinematic history of black screen heroes who challenged establishment power structures through their sheer existence. From blaxploitation icons to supernatural avengers to anti-colonial outlaws, this series spotlights industry-defying images of black heroism and empowerment in films that are as socially and politically subversive as they are downright fun.