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"The Other City" Los Angeles Premiere -- Friday, September 24, 2010

September 20, 2010

'The Other City' Los Angeles Premiere -- Friday, September 24, 2010

The Black AIDS Institute (The Institute) is proud to announce its partnership with the critically-acclaimed documentary "The Other City," produced by Sheila Johnson and directed by Susan Koch. The Institute is the national community partner for this important film that shines a light on the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Washington, DC.

Join the Institute and host committee members Michael Beach, Rocky Carroll, Bill Duke, Danny Glover, Cathy Hughes, David Macklin, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Brenda Russell, Tasha Smith, Vanessa Williams, Phill Wilson and producer Sheila Johnson for the Los Angeles Premiere of "The Other City" on Friday, September 24 at the Laemmle Music Hall Theater located at 9036 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211.


Public Screening

Public screening begins at 6:30 pm. Tickets for the public screening are $15 and can be purchased here.

VIP Reception, Red Carpet and Screening

Join the Heroes in the Struggle Host Committee by September 20th and attend "The Other City" VIP Reception, Red Carpet, and Q&A Session with producer Sheila Johnson, director Susan Koch, co-producer and writer Jose Vargas and Black AIDS Institute president and CEO Phill Wilson. Host Committee Membership includes private reception at the Magic Johnson Foundation, 10 tickets to the Heroes in the Struggle VIP Reception, 10 VIP seats to Heroes in the Struggle Awards Presentation, Recognition on Heroes in the Struggle event invitation, Recognition in Heroes in the Struggle souvenir journal. $3500

6:30 pm -- VIP Reception
8:15 pm -- Red Carpet
8:45 pm -- Los Angeles Premiere

RSVP by September 20 or for more information on either screening email Scott Hamilton or 213-353-3620 x116.

Click here to view "The Other City" trailer (see bottom right corner of our homepage.)

"The Other City" opens in theaters in select cities including:

September 17
Landmark "E" Street
555 11th Ave., NW
Washington, DC

September 17
Clearview Chelsea Cinema
260 West 23rd St
New York, NY

September 24
Laemmle Music Hall
9036 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA

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This article was provided by The Black AIDS Institute. Visit Black AIDS Institute's website to find out more about their activities and publications.
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