Chairman Jones: An Improbable Leader
10/14/2017 @ 9:00 PM
LOCATION:   CAMEO Art House Theatre    
GENRE:   Documentary

CHAIRMAN JONES: AN IMPROBABLE LEADER  60 minutes 

A farmer’s fight for equal education in Northampton County, NC, transforms him and his county in unimaginable ways. Chairman Jones tells the story of the director’s father, James H. Jones, a self- educated farmer who disregards racism and his lack of education and emerges as a trailblazer during the tense 1969 school desegregation crisis in Northampton County, NC.

The Filmmaker is planning to attend and will conduct a Q&A immediately following the screening.