Black Lens Film Series

The historic Orpheum Theatre is excited to announce a new series to add to its 2022 film programming, the Black Lens Film Series, presented by Cox.

The new series kicks off Thursday, April 7 with the current Oscar and GRAMMY-nominated film, Summer of Soul, directed by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson. The series focuses on stories by Black directors and screenwriters including, Thompson, Ryan Coogler, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Spike Lee, and Kemp Powers, with five films that reflect the diversity of the Black experience. The films highlight and celebrate family, community activism, Black love, and Black joy. 

Do The Right Thing

Thursday, June 30

7:00 pm



Disney & Pixar's

Friday, July 29

7:00 pm

Black Lens Film Series Sponsors