The ‘Black August’ film directed by dream hampton documents the history and significance of Black August: a month dedicated to the plight of revolutionaries who fought and fight to free the oppressed. The Malcolm X Grassroots Movement hosts an annual hip-hop benefit concert, art exhibit and film festival, and donates the proceeds to U.S. political prisoners.

MXGM will be screening ‘Black August’ at its upcoming film festival on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at The National Black Theatre in Harlem, N.Y.

The National Black Theatre
2033 National Black Theatre Way

New York, NY 10035