Genre

Documentary

AFRICANS AND AFRICAN-AMERICANS, PAST AND PRESENT

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AFRICANS AND AFRICAN-AMERICANS, PAST AND PRESENT

Tuesday, Dec. 4 Chapel, TEACHER COLLEGE AFRICANS AND AFRICAN-AMERICANS, PAST AND PRESENT Has Black Panther, the film helped...

CIMARRONAJE EN PANAMA

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CIMARRONAJE EN PANAMA

Directed by Toshi Sakai
Two centuries before George Washington or Simon Bolivar dreamed of liberation from European tyranny, enslaved Africans in Panama…

CRIME + PUNISHMENT

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CRIME + PUNISHMENT

Directed by Stephen Maing
The film follows the NYPD12, a group of black and Latino whistleblower cops, as they break the silence…

EVERY COOK CAN GOVERN: THE LIFE AND WORK OF C.L.R. JAMES

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EVERY COOK CAN GOVERN: THE LIFE AND WORK OF C.L.R. JAMES

Directed by Ceri Dingle, Rob Harris
This historical tour-de-force interweaves never-before-seen footage of C.L.R. James with personal contributions from those who knew him.

FILLING THE GAP

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FILLING THE GAP

Directed by Tyrone Young
Conceived as an effort to alter the way African-American children see themselves and their ancestors, this docu-drama highlights…

FOREIGNER’S HOME

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FOREIGNER’S HOME

Directed by Geoff Pingree, Rian Brown
Produced by the late Jonathan Demme, The Foreigner’s Home is a provocative and timely meditation on some of…

FREEDOM FOR THE WOLF

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FREEDOM FOR THE WOLF

Directed by Rupert Russell
Democracy is in crisis. A new generation of elected leaders are dismantling freedom and democracy as we know…

GURUMBE: AFRO-ANDALUSIAN MEMORIES

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GURUMBE: AFRO-ANDALUSIAN MEMORIES

Directed by Angel Rosale
Flamenco is synonymous with Spanish culture. But the truth is that, since its inception, theorists have sidelined the…

HARLEM LEGACY

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HARLEM LEGACY

Directed by Shushana Dubreil
A film that follows two middle schoolers from P.S 161 Pedro Albizu Campos Middle School, who defy both…

HAVE NO FEAR

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HAVE NO FEAR

Directed by Beata Calinska, Sarah Jacobson
To teach her children how to avoid becoming another police brutality victim, activist and choreographer Adia Whitaker leads…

MAMA AFRICA: MIRIAM MAKEBA

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MAMA AFRICA: MIRIAM MAKEBA

Directed by Mika Kaurismaki
Back by popular demand, this amazing documentary traces fifty years of Miriam Makeba’s music and performing life.

SAY HER NAME: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SANDRA BLAND

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SAY HER NAME: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SANDRA BLAND

Directed by Davis Helibroner, Kate Davis
An investigation into what happened to activist Sandra Bland, who died in police custody after a routine traffic…

SCATTERED AFRICA: FACES AND VOICES OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

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SCATTERED AFRICA: FACES AND VOICES OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA

Directed by Sheila Walker
Scattered Africa: Faces and Voices of the African Diaspora. Based on her experiences of discovering the origins of…

SONS OF BENKOS

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SONS OF BENKOS

Directed by Silva Lucas
An entertaining documentary that explores the African culture of Colombia through music.

THE KING OF STAGE: THE WOODIE KING, JR. STORY

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THE KING OF STAGE: THE WOODIE KING, JR. STORY

Directed by Juney Smith
The story of legendary theatre producer Woodie King, Jr. Woodie King Jr. is the founder and producing director…

THE MAN WHO MENDS WOMEN

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THE MAN WHO MENDS WOMEN

Directed by Colette Braeckman, Thierry Michel
Portrait of the impressive life and work of gynecologist from the Democratic Republic of Congo Dr. Denis Mukwege,…

THE STORY OF LOVER’S ROCK

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THE STORY OF LOVER’S ROCK

Directed by Menelik Shabazz
Lovers Rock, often dubbed 'romantic reggae' is a uniquely black British sound that developed in the late 70s…

TIME & JUDGMENT

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TIME & JUDGMENT

Directed by Menelik Shabazz
Time and Judgement is an overview of the African Liberation Movement that spans a period of 400 hundred…