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1984 Movie 'Brother From Another Planet' Still Resonates In 2020

Malik Toms
Mark Brodie/KJZZ
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Malik Toms

ASU’s Center for Science and the Imagination and FilmBar tonight are hosting a screening of the 1984 movie, "Brother from Another Planet" in honor of Black History Month.

Malik Toms will introduce the film. He’s a professor and education programs manager at ASU’s Virginia G Piper Center for Creative Writing. And he stopped by The Show earlier to talk about the movie and what it represents.

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Mark Brodie is a co-host of The Show, KJZZ’s locally produced news magazine. Since starting at KJZZ in 2002, Brodie has been a host, reporter and producer, including several years covering the Arizona Legislature, based at the Capitol.