The film Mighty Jerome, by Charles Officer, will be shown at free screenings throughout Black History Month this February at more than 45 libraries across the country. Some of the screenings will take place with the director or other guests in attendance.
This year, the NFB has 7 films showing at the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) - 4 features and 3 shorts, including the world premiere of Charles Officer's (Nurse.Fighter.Boy) first documentary, Mighty Jerome. This is the first clip to be released from the film.
This week's Canada CODE challenger is Charles Officer, of Nurse.Fighter.Boy fame. Charles is currently working on a documentary for us about Harry Jerome and his turbulent life and career as a record-setting African-Canadian track and field star.
Charles is challenging everyone to share their family...