Horror Noire: A History Of Black Horror



Le Petit Theatre Sun, Jun 2, 2019 2:45 PM


Join us for a free community screening and panel discussion of this refreshing and incisive documentary tracing the history of Black Americans in Hollywood within the horror genre. Hear from Jordan Peele (GET OUT), Tony Todd (CANDYMAN), Rachel True (THE CRAFT), Keith David (THE THING) and many more about representation in our favorite genre from the beginning of cinema to today. Free community screening. Guests In Attendance

Join us immediately following the free community screening of Shudder’s fantastic new documentary HORROR NOIRE: A HISTORY OF BLACK HORROR and stay for a special panel presentation with some of the film’s creators, moderated by Darcy McKinnon (NOVAC).


Ashlee Blackwell, producer and co-writer, Horror Noire; creator, Graveyard Shift Sisters

Dr. Robin R. Means Coleman, PhD, executive producer, Horror Noire; associate dean and professor, Communication Studies, University of Michigan

Tananarive Due, executive producer, Horror Noire; author and professor of Afrofuturism, UCLA