CHICAGO, IL â€“ The Chicago South NAACP celebrates the life of activist and former South African president Nelson Mandela with an advanced screening of Mandela: A Long Walk to Freedom.
Starring Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela, the film chronicles Mandelaâ€™s life as a young freedom fighter in South Africa, his 27-year imprisonment under the apartheid regime, and his ascension to the presidency.
The screening will be hosted at AMC Ford City Theatre at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 19, 2013. Tickets are $20 and will be available at the door. RSVPs are encouraged. To purchase online visit Â search NAACP on Eventbrite.com.
Proceeds from this special event will support the Chicago Southside NAACP ACT-SO Program.
Advanced Screening of
Mandela: A Long Walk to Freedom
Thursday December 19, 2013
AMC Ford City Theater
7601 South Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60652