Winter Film Series: Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route

March 9 2019 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

"Detroit 48202" examines the rise, demise and contested resurgence of Detroit through the lens of mail carrier Wendell Watkins and the residents he has faithfully served for 30 years. Foregrounding the voices of African-American working class Detroiters, it offers a nuanced and complex understanding of a city at the crossroads.

Running time: 99 minutes. Shown at the Detroit Historical Museum. Admission is FREE.

After the Saturday, March 9 screening, director Pamela Sporn and Wendell Watkins, who stars in the documentary, will join us for a Q & A.