PRICHARD, Ala. (WKRG) — Members of the Clotilda Descendants Association have announced the “Spirit of our Ancestors Film Festival” will be happening in Prichard at the end of January.

According to a Facebook post made by the organization, the film festival will show featured films about the Clotilda including:

  • Descendant (2022)
  • Afrikan by Way of American (2021)
  • Sweet Home Alabama: A Chief and his Protege (2021)
  • Surviving Clotilda (2021)
  • 60 Minutes: Finding the Last Slave Ship (2020)
  • Clotilda Last American Slave Ship (2019)
  • Africatown, USA (2019)

The event will take place from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. each day. It will be held at the A.J. Cooper Municipal Complex and is free to the public.