Father's Kingdom to debut at DOC NYC on Nov. 11!
"Father's Kingdom" is the story of the charismatic, often misunderstood and now largely unknown man who challenged the world to address civil rights decades before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Tickets for the world premiere are available at DOC NYC Father's Kingdom.
The documentary will screen at the IFC Center in New York on Saturday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m., and again on Monday, Nov. 13, at 2:30 p.m.
Father's Kingdom selected for 2017 DOC NYC film festival!
“Father’s Kingdom” has been selected to make its world premiere at the 2017 DOC NYC film festival! Read more on our blog, and get your tickets on the official DOC NYC Father's Kingdom site. The documentary will debut at the IFC Center in New York on Saturday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. with an additional screening Monday, Nov. 13, at 2:30 p.m.
From the film
Mother Divine, Who Took Over Her Husband’s Cult, Dies at 91
It came as a bolt from the blue. On Aug. 7, 1946, Father Divine, the charismatic leader of the International Peace Mission Movement, introduced his new wife as “the Spotless Virgin Bride” to a gathering of stunned followers at a Philadelphia banquet.