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Mendez v. Westminster: For All the Children

Seven years before Brown vs. Board of Education, Mendez vs. Westminster (1947) made California the first state in the nation to end school segregation. This Emmy award-winning documentary explores the story of the Mendez family and their role in this groundbreaking civil rights case.

Los Angeles: April 20 at La Plaza. Followed by a conversation with filmmaker and producer Sandra Robbie

Earlier Event: April 20
Chicago Latino Film Festival