Akeelah and the Bee | March 23
Sorry, this event has passed. It took place on Saturday, March 23, 2019.
Saturday Family Series presents

Akeelah and the Bee

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, September 4th
Saturday, March 23 | 11AM | Cinema One

Akeelah and the Bee is a film about overcoming obstacles despite difficult challenges along the way. It portrays African Americans in a manner that is beyond stereotypes; Released in the United States on April 28, 2006, Akeelah and the Bee was positively received by critics and audiences. Written and directed by Doug Atchison, it tells the story of Akeelah Anderson (Keke Palmer), an 11-year-old girl who participates in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, her mother (Angela Bassett, her schoolmates, and her coach, Dr. Joshua Larabee (Laurence Fishburne).

No Cameras
No Outside Food or Drink
No Backpacks
No Video Recording Devices
No Weapons


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