John Lewis: Good Trouble

A Film & Virtual Discussion
Now–September 30, 2020

John Lewis: Good Trouble

Now–September 30, 2020

Celebrate an icon who spent his life getting into “Good Trouble.”

Remember the life and legacy of Representative John Lewis—Freedom Rider and Congressman, Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree and the conscience of a nation—who served the cause of social justice for decades. His fervent belief in getting into “good trouble, necessary trouble” for the cause of racial equality truly changed our nation.

Join audiences from across the country to watch the riveting new documentary John Lewis: Good Trouble.


Additional content

Rent the film for $12. Your rental includes a $5 donation to Dr. Phillips Center. You’ll also get special access to three other videos:

  • A pre-recorded discussion Congressman Lewis gave to Oprah Winfrey shortly before his death earlier this year
  • A one-hour panel, recorded in July, between the film’s director, Dawn Porter, and two of the other original Freedom Riders, Dr. Bernard Lafayette and Dr. Rip Patton.
  • A virtual panel—featuring the film’s director and civil rights advocates talking about Representative Lewis’s legacy of fearless protest, and how we can keep his campaign for justice alive. Watch it on Facebook at the New Jersey Peforming Arts Center's page.