The Central Park Five screening on March 4

February 24, 2015

It's documentary season in Columbia:

There's a special screening of The Central Park Five at 7pm on Wednesday, March 4 at MU's Rhynsburger Theatre. The film examines a 1989 case in which five black and Latino teenagers were unjustly convicted of a rape in Central Park. Following the film, there will be an in-depth Q&A with director Sarah Burns.

This event kicks off this year’s Based on a True Story: The Intersections of Documentary Film and Journalism conference.