Movie : The Best of Enemies

Friday, September 20, 2019
1:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Petty Auditorium

Racial tensions run high in Durham, North Carolina, as residents in 1971 continue to fight the 1954 Supreme Court decision to desegregate their schools.

Passionately advocating for school integration is a way of life for Ann Atwater, a champion for civil rights. C.P. Ellis, exalted cyclops leading the Durham chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, vehemently opposes it. As the meetings progress, Atwater and Ellis learn they have more in common than they thought. Starring Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Anne Heche, Wes Bentley, and Babou Ceesay.

Released 2019 - 133 minutes - Rated PG-13 - Biographical Drama