SummerStage events presents a free screening of the documentary:
Queen Nanny: Legendary Maroon Chieftainess
Directed by Roy T. Anderson
26 June 2016
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Betsy Head Park
Dumont Ave. & Strauss St., Brooklyn, NY
“This landmark documentary, conceived by award-winning Jamaican-born, New Jersey-based filmmaker Roy T. Anderson and history professor Harcourt T. Fuller, unearths and examines this mysterious figure, who led a band of former enslaved Africans in the rugged and remote interiors of Jamaica in their victory over the British army during the early to mid-18th century.”
Read more about the event on the City Parks Calendar.
Read more about the film in this review essay by Paul Youngquist.