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A Lady Doctor (USA)

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A Lady Doctor (USA)

Directed by Juney Smith
The inspirational story of Dr. Juanita Jenyons, who immigrated to the United States from the Dominican Republic as…
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Ali’s Comeback: The Untold Story (USA)

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Ali’s Comeback: The Untold Story (USA)

Directed by Art Jones
Opening Night film, Ali’s Comeback: The Untold Story by Art Jones, is a fascinating documentary that recounts the…
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Black N Black (USA, Ghana, Ivory Coast)

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Black N Black (USA, Ghana, Ivory Coast)

Directed by Zadi Zokou
Black N Black is a documentary that explores the relationship between African Americans and African immigrants to the…
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Fear No Gumbo (stop stealing our sh*t), (USA)

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Fear No Gumbo (stop stealing our sh*t), (USA)

Directed by Kimberly Rivers- Roberts
Kimberly Rivers-Roberts knows the false hope and failure Black folks are experiencing because the community isn’t bouncing back…
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Filling The Gap (USA)

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Filling The Gap (USA)

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

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Joy (USA, Nigeria)

Directed by Solomon Onita Jr
A Nigerian woman living in America, struggles to convince her traditionalist husband not to circumcise their ten-year-old daughter.
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Made In His Image (USA)

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Made In His Image (USA)

Directed by Anah Ambuchi
A true story of a young black girl who experiences bullying from her classmates. Hurt and confused, she…
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Miles Davis: The Birth of Cool (USA)

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Miles Davis: The Birth of Cool (USA)

Directed by Stanley Nelson
Miles Davis: Horn player, bandleader, innovator. Miles was a singular force of nature, the very embodiment of cool.
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Oliver Tambo: Have You Heard From Johannesburg (South Africa, USA)

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Oliver Tambo: Have You Heard From Johannesburg (South Africa, USA)

Directed by Connie Fields
The untold story of Oliver Tambo—who lived a life on the principles of ethics, compassion, inclusion, social justice…
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Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond The Mask (USA)

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Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond The Mask (USA)

Directed by Frederick Lewis
Documentary on the life and legacy of the first African American to achieve national fame as a writer.
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Ruby Bridges (USA)

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Ruby Bridges (USA)

Directed by Euzhan Palcy
This film presents the real-life tale of young Ruby Bridges (Chaz Monet), one of the first African-American children…
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The New Black (USA)

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The New Black (USA)

Directed by Yoruba Richen
The New Black is a documentary that tells the story of how the African-American community is grappling with…
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The Souls of Black Girls (USA)

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The Souls of Black Girls (USA)

Directed by Daphne Valerious
Black women discuss how the media's celebration of beauty affects their self-image.

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Thicker Than Blood (USA)

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Thicker Than Blood (USA)

Directed by Anthony L. Williams
Thicker Than Blood tells the story of Jordan, the youngest of two sons, who returns home for the…
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Trouble the Water (USA)

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Trouble the Water (USA)

Directed by Carl Deal, Tia Lessin
A redemptive tale of an aspiring rap artist surviving failed levees and her own troubled past and seizing…