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Hidden Figures (2016)

4 May 2018

Hidden Figures (2016)

 7pm Morpeth Town Hall

Community Cinema screening - tickets £6 available from GMDT, Chantry TIC and Town Hall from 16th April

Rescheduled from screening cancelled in March due to weather - and replacing the previously advertised film

Director: Theodore Melfi
Starring: Janelle MonŠe, Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson
Screenplay: Allison Schroeder & Theodore Melfi
Genres: ​Biography, Drama, History

Rating: PG
Runtime:  2 hour 7 mins

Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Jonson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monae) Ė brilliant African-American women working at NASA who served as the brains behind the launch into orbit of astronaut John Glenn, a stunning achievement that turned around the Space Race. The visionary trio crossed all gender and racial line and inspired generations.