Black Love Classic Movie Series

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27.950374, -82.458808

711 N Franklin St.
Tampa, FL 33602
United States

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February 6

Black Love Classic Movie Series | Love Jones    

The majestic Tampa Theatre is proud to announce a new classic movie series during the month of February. Black Love, presented by TECO, celebrates four of the greatest cinematic love stories of all time, as told by Black filmmakers and diverse casts. The series was produced in collaboration with the City of Tampa’s Community Engagement & Partnerships Department, and each film will be presented in partnership with community leaders and organizations with deep roots in Tampa’s Black community.

For a listing of additional films and show dates featured in this year’s Black Love series visit:

Film Summary: Love Jones 

Rated: R

Darius (Larenz Tate), an aspiring writer, and Nina (Nia Long), an aspiring photographer, share an instant connection after a chance meeting at a Chicago club. The two bond over music, photography and poetry, and eventually begin a torrid romance. However, when Nina decides to move to New York and mend her relationship with her ex-fiancé, Marvin (Khalil Kain), it leaves Darius heartbroken, and the couple’s future in jeopardy.

Contact Name Jill Witecki

Contact Phone (813) 274-8286

Contact Email

Location Tampa Theatre

Event Type Arts, Film

Audience Adults

Participation Cost $10

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