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Chairman Jones heads to Europe to screen at the 2017 Black International Cinema Berlin/Germany–May 12 – 14th!!! Fountainhead® Tanz Théâtre-           XXXII. 2017 Black International Cinema Berlin “Chairman Jones” erzählt die Geschichte des Vaters der Regisseurin, James H. Jones, ein autodidaktischer Landwirt, der als Vorreiter in Erscheinung tritt, als die Aufhebung der Rassentrennung in den Schulen 1969 in...

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Screening in Durham, NC


Posted By on Oct 25, 2016

Chairman Jones Screens at Durham Arts Council Chairman Jones was enthusiastically received by a Sold Out! audience at the Durham Arts Council on Wednesday evening, October 20, 2016.  A vibrant reception preceded the screening– the atmosphere was electric.  Sherry DeVries and the DAC graciously sponsored and hosted this memorable event in downtown Durham! “…The story of your father’s life is so inspiring and...

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Longleaf Film Festival Win!


Posted By on May 16, 2016

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Chairman Jones –An Improbable Leader captured the award for Best Historical Documentary Feature at Longleaf Film Festival 2016 on Saturday, May 14th–North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh, NC. Posted at www.longleaffilmfestival.com.

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On Sunday, April 10, 2016 Chairman Jones screened at the National School Boards Association’s annual conference in Boston, MA.   Attendees from across the United States were inspired by the history, lessons, and themes of the film. They enthusiastically  discussed many ways they plan to use Chairman Jones  to benefit both students and leaders in their school districts.  

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Roanoke Cinemas is hosting the premiere screening of Chairman Jones—An Improbable Leader on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 10:45 a.m. at 1722 E. 10th Street, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870. Admission is free but seats must be confirmed via the following link: https://chairman-jones-documentary.eventbrite.com Related Press: Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald 09/20/2015

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