Night 3: September 22nd

$30.00

Our final night kicks off with “Maya Angelou and Still I Rise,” a tribute to the life and the work of Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, poet, actress, activist, and icon Maya Angelou. This film is considered a love letter as it shows how her life has inspired countless people around the world. The film reflects the continuing influence on leaders today (Barack and Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Melissa Harris Perry, Imani Gandi, and numerous additional leaders.)

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Our festival will wrap up with a heartwarming feature, “Grandma.” Lily Tomlin stars as Elle who has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when her granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 for an abortion before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

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Doors open at 6pm at Alamo Drafthouse located at 618 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, Texas 78216. Food and wine are included. Proof of Purchase required.

Description

Our final night kicks off with “Maya Angelou and Still I Rise,” the inspiring story of the icon that motivated Oprah, Melissa Harris Perry, and many other (s)heroes of today. This documentary is a tribute to the life and work of the beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, poet, actress, and activist. View trailer.

Our festival will wrap up with a heartwarming feature. “Grandma” features Lily Tomlin, who was just nominated for the SAG Lifetime Achievement Award. Join Tomlin’s Elle and her granddaughter as they scrape up cash for an abortion before the sun goes down. View trailer.

Doors open at 6pm at Alamo Drafthouse located at 618 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, Texas 78216. Food and wine are included. Proof of Purchase required.