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  • Jordan Peele’s Get Out and Us + Talk by Tananarive Due

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    Name: Jordan Peele’s Get Out and Us + Talk by Tananarive Due
    Date: November 22, 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM EST
    Event Description:
    Enjoy back-to-back film screenings of Jordan Peele’s Get Out and Us. Following the first film screening, Get Out, award-winning author and UCLA professor Tananarive Due will present “The Sunken Place” where she will discuss the history of Black Horror and explore themes covered in Get Out. *The DSO does not appear on this program. This event is FREE and open to the public, but a no-cost ticket is required for entry. Get Out - 6pm The award winning thriller Get Out is the story of a young African-American man who visits his white girlfriend’s family estate and uncovers a disturbing secret. (104 minutes) Talk by Tananarive Due - 8pm Tananarive Due is an executive producer on Shudder's groundbreaking documentary Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror. She recently wrote the introduction for a published version of Jordan Peele's Get Out. Us - 10pm Us is a gripping, socially conscious horror film directed by Jordan Peele. Starring Lupita Nyong’o, the film tells the story of a family who arrives at their summer home and is attacked by a group of menacing doppelgangers. (116 minutes)
    Location:
    The CUBE
    3711 Woodward Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48201
    Date/Time Information:
    Friday, November 22, 2019 | 6 PM
    Contact Information:
    Detroit Symphony Orchestra (313)-576-5111
    Fees/Admission:
    This event is FREE and open to the public, but a no-cost ticket is required for entry.
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