Celebrating Black History Month: FILM: Hidden Figures
Grassmarket Picture House is screening 'Hidden Figures', an empowering drama telling the history of the female African-American mathematicians who enabled NASA to get ahead in the race to the moon.
About Celebrating Black History Month: FILM: Hidden Figures
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Hidden Figures (2017) Dir: Theodore Melfi
PG, US, Drama / Biopic, 127mins
Black History Month Screening
This brilliantly empowering drama tells the history of the female African-American mathematicians who enabled NASA to get ahead in the race to the moon. Directly challenging ideas of racial and sexual segregation this award-winning biopic is the perfect way to usher in Black History Month. Featuring established stars Octavia Spencer and Taraji P. Henson, it also marks the on-screen debut of pop sensation Janelle Monae.
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