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Film based on pursuit of justice for Emmett Till

Posted 11/4/22

Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., will screen “Till” on Friday, Nov. 4 and Saturday, Nov. 5.

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Film based on pursuit of justice for Emmett Till

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ROME — Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., will screen “Till” on Friday, Nov. 4 and Saturday, Nov. 5 at 4 and 7 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 6 at 1 and 4 p.m.; and Monday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m.

“Till” is a 2022 American biographical drama film directed by Chinonye Chukwu, written by Michael Reilly, Keith Beauchamp, and Chukwu, and produced by Beauchamp, Reilly, and Whoopi Goldberg. “Till” is the true story of Mamie Till Mobley’s relentless pursuit of justice for her 14-year-old son, Emmett Till, who in 1955 was lynched while visiting his cousins in Mississippi for whistling at a white woman. In Mamie’s poignant journey of grief turned to action, the audience will see the universal power of a mother’s ability to change the world.

Tickets can be purchased at www.romecapitol.com or by calling 315-337-6277. Tickets are $8; $7 for students and military, and $6 for Capitol “Friends.”

“Till” runs 130 minutes and is rated PG-13.

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