In celebration of Black History Month, the blockbuster film Black Panther will be returning to theaters for free showings across the country.
Between February 1-7, 250 participating theaters will offer free showings of the culture shifting movie set in Wakanda. CEO of Disney, Robert Iger tweeted out the announcement on Monday and added that Disney will be donating a $1.5 million grant to the United Negro College Fund.
Iger said in a more formalized statement, “Black Panther is groundbreaking for many reasons, including the rich diversity of voices behind its success. 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.”