Freedom Seekers Premiere

Producer Gary Jenkins announced the premiere screening of his latest feature length documentary, Freedom Seekers: Stories from the Western Underground Railroad. This event will be held in the Truman Forum at the Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch on February 15th, 2012. The Library will host a reception at 6:00 PM and the film begins at 6:30. The screening will be  followed by a Q & A panel. Gary Jenkins, Dr. William O. Wagnon, Washburn University, and Jimmy Johnson will be on hand to take questions. Go to the above linked website to make reservations.

Update: See photos from a previous KC Library event, which attracted an audience of over 300 people to see Negroes To Hire.

6 thoughts on “Freedom Seekers Premiere”

  1. Gary

    Eager to see this…Is there any chance of getting a copy or seeing it before that time? You interviewed us about the Lawrence UGR
    for the film, Brown’s trip through kansas, through Lawrence Ks. etc.

    stay in touch….

    Dr. tolly wildcat

  2. Tolly,
    I am working on getting the jacket cover done, I hope to have it ready at least by that time.

    Thanks for your help.


    1. I would love to do that. I keep thinking I will drop by and see you guys anyway. Remind me to tell you about being on an internet chat talk show about the film.

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