Created Equal Film and Arts Series

 

The Created Equal Film and Arts Series uses the power of film, creative arts and performance to bring together scholars, experts, students, artists and the community for public conversations about the changing meanings of freedom and equality in America. This compelling film and arts series tells the remarkable stories of individuals who challenged the status quo.

2017 - 2018 Programs (For more information about each program, visit the Archive)

  • Street Dance Activism 
    with Shamell Bell, Arts and Culture Liaison, Black Lives Matter Los Angeles
    Wednesday, September 20  |  6 – 8  p.m.
    ASU Downtown Phoenix
    A.E. England Building  |  424 N. Central Ave., Phoenix

  • “Get Out” Film and Discussion
    Friday, October 20  |  6 – 9 p.m.
    ASU Downtown Pheonix
    Health North, room 110  |  550 N. 3rd St., Phoenix

  • “More Than A Word” Film and Discussion
    Friday, November 3  |  6 – 8 p.m.
    Phoenix Indian School Visitors Center  |  Steele Indian School Park
    300 E Indian School Rd., Phoenix

  • “An Ordinary Hero” Film and Discussion
    Friday, January 19  |  6 – 8:30 p.m.
    McClintock High School  |  1830 E Del Rio Dr., Tempe

  • “Star Wars” Films and Discussion
    Friday, December 1  |  6 – 8 p.m.
    ASU Downtown Phoenix campus
    A.E. England Building  |  424 N. Central Ave., Phoenix

  • "Black Panther" Film and Discussion
    Saturday, February 17  |  5 p.m.
    AMC Arizona Center  |   565 N 3rd St., Phoenix

  • “Lines in the Dust” Theatrical Production 
    Friday, February 9 – Sunday, February 25
    Black Theatre Troupe  |  1333 E. Washington St., Phoenix

  • “Lines in the Dust” Panel Discussion [CANCELLED]
    Saturday, Feburary 24  |  5 - 6 p.m.
    Black Theatre Troupe  |  1333 E. Washington St., Phoenix

  • “Dolores” Film and Discussion
    Friday, March 16  |   6 – 9 p.m.
    ASU Downtown Phoenix
    A.E. England Building  |  424 N. Central Ave., Phoenix

  • "The Bitter Game" Theatrical Production
    Friday, April 13  |  7 p.m.
    Saturday, April 14  |  4 p.m.
    Tempe Center for the Arts - Studio  |  700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe

  • "The Bitter Game" Workshop
    featuring Keith Wallace, Playwright and Actor
    Saturday, April 14  |  10 a.m. 
    Tempe Center for the Arts - Lakeside Room  |  700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe

  • "And They Came For Us" Film and Discussion
    Tuesday, April 24  |  6:30 - 8: 30 p.m.
    ASU Downtown Phoenix
    Health North, room 110  |  550 N. 3rd St., Phoenix

  • “One Drop of Love” Theatrical Production
    Thursday, April 26 - Saturday, April 28  |  Showtimes vary by day
    Black Theatre Troupe  |  1333 E. Washington St., Phoenix