If you're one of the few good souls who missed out on seeing Black Panther on the big screen, don't worry. Because Disney just announced the Academy Award-nominated film will return to theaters to celebrate Black History Month for a one-week engagement Feb. 1–7!
The even more exciting part of this news is that, to ensure that the movie is accessible to all, Disney is making the tickets FREE for everyone!
On top of this fun news, Disney will also give a $1.5 million grant to support UNCF (United Negro College Fund) in furthering its mission to help minority students access and move to and through college.
In a press release, Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company said, “Black Panther is groundbreaking for many reasons, including the rich diversity of voices behind its success.” He continued, “The story also showcases the power of knowledge to change the world for the better, and the importance of ensuring everyone has access to it. We’re proud to provide thousands of free screenings of Black Panther in hopes it will continue to inspire audiences."