Join us for a free screening of “42” part of the Library’s African American Film Series celebrating black actors, directors and films depicting the African American experience.
History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern era. This is the life story of Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.
Rating PG-13 – Parents Strongly Cautioned
Run time 128 minutes
View in Catalog “42”
Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
West Seattle, Washington