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Compton native and renowned film director Ava DuVernay treated students from her hometown to #WrinkleInCompton, an advance screening of her upcoming Disney film, A Wrinkle in Time, coming to theaters March 9, 2018. Ava wanted give the students a real movie theater experience and asked Disney to help her host the first public screening at the Dollarhide Community Center, converting it to a pop-up theater. Before watching the movie, the children were greeted by Malia Mason, Miss Compton 2017 and were on hand for a Q&A session between Ava DuVernay and the Mayor of Compton, Aja Brown (pink dress).

Compton native and renowned film director Ava DuVernay treated students from her hometown to #WrinkleInCompton, an advance screening of her upcoming Disney film, A Wrinkle in Time, coming to theaters March 9, 2018. Ava wanted give the students a real movie theater experience and asked Disney to help her host the first public screening at the Dollarhide Community Center, converting it to a pop-up theater. Before watching the movie, the children were greeted by Malia Mason, Miss Compton 2017 and were on hand for a Q&A session between Ava DuVernay and the Mayor of Compton, Aja Brown (pink dress).

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Compton Students Get Cinema Experience at ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Screening

Compton native and renowned film director Ava DuVernay hosted students from her hometown to #WrinkleInCompton, an advance screening of her upcoming Disney film “A Wrinkle in Time,” which comes to theaters nationwide Friday, March 9, 2018.