The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Tickets are free of charge but required for entry

An African-American woman becomes an unwitting pioneer for medical breakthroughs when her cells are used to create the first immortal human cell line in the early 1950s.

Tickets are FREE but required.

Presented in partnership with The Montclair History Center as part of The Price of Liberty film series. A Q&A and discussion will follow this screening.

  • Genre

    Biography, Drama, Historical Interest

  • Runtime

    93 min

  • Section

    The Price of Liberty

  • Release Year


  • Director

    George C. Wolfe

  • Cast

    Oprah Winfrey, Reed Birney, ReneƩ Elise Goldsberry

  • Country