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Ready Set Adult
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directed by Michelle A. Daniel, fl. 2015; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 (United States: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 46 mins
An inside look at the home school journey of four fourteen/fifteen year old high school graduates.
directed by Michelle A. Daniel, fl. 2015; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 (United States: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 46 mins
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Big Picture, The Negro Leagues
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in Big Picture (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich, 2018), 7 mins
Long before Jackie Robinson button-up his Dodger blues, baseball's historic Negro Leagues was thrilling fans and breaking down barriers to racial integration.
in Big Picture (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich, 2018), 7 mins
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Secrets of the Dead, Season 17, Episode 3, The Woman in the Iron Coffin
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directed by Adam Luria, fl. 2013; produced by Impossible Factual, in Secrets of the Dead, Season 17, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
In 2011, construction workers were shocked to uncover the remains of a woman in an abandoned lot in Queens, New York. So great was her level of preservation, witnesses first assumed they had stumbled upon a recent homicide. Forensic analysis, however, revealed a remarkably different story. Buried in an elaborate a...
directed by Adam Luria, fl. 2013; produced by Impossible Factual, in Secrets of the Dead, Season 17, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Toward a Black Psychology: Origin & Evolution of a Discipline
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directed by Shawn Utsey, fl. 2011; produced by Virginia Commonwealth University. Department of African American Studies (United States: Privately Published, 2018), 1 hour 29 mins
The achievements and contributions of Black psychologists are conspicuously absent from most of the History of Psychology texts regularly assigned in psychology courses around the world. Moreover, there is scant attention given in the curriculum of psychology departments to the pioneering theories, concepts, and p...
directed by Shawn Utsey, fl. 2011; produced by Virginia Commonwealth University. Department of African American Studies (United States: Privately Published, 2018), 1 hour 29 mins
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Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1, Origins
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directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Martin Bates, fl. 2010, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
In his six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century. This is a breathtaking and personal journey through two hundred thousand years of history, from the origins, on the African continent,...
directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Martin Bates, fl. 2010, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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American Masters, Sammy Davis Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me
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directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; produced by Sally Rosenthal, fl. 1999 and Michael Kantor, fl. 1990, Thirteen Productions, ZDF Television and ARTE, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 40 mins
He was "Mr. Entertainment," a show-business meteor who blazed across the twentieth century. Sammy Davis, Jr. had the kind of career that was indisputably legendary, so vast and multi-faceted that it was dizzying in its scope and scale. Yet, his life was complex, complicated, and contradictory. Sammy Davis, Jr.: I'...
directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; produced by Sally Rosenthal, fl. 1999 and Michael Kantor, fl. 1990, Thirteen Productions, ZDF Television and ARTE, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 40 mins
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Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell
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directed by Robin N. Hamilton, fl. 2001-2015; produced by Robin N. Hamilton, fl. 2001-2015, Around Robin Production Company (Silver Spring, MD: Around Robin Production Company, 2017), 26 mins
Raised in privilege but degraded by persistent racial prejudice, Mary Church Terrell fought for the basic human right to be treated equally. Born the year of the Emancipation Proclamation, she made it her life’s mission to fight for justice. She, along with her husband, became champions of this cause. Along the...
directed by Robin N. Hamilton, fl. 2001-2015; produced by Robin N. Hamilton, fl. 2001-2015, Around Robin Production Company (Silver Spring, MD: Around Robin Production Company, 2017), 26 mins
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Tell Them We Are Rising
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directed by Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999, Cyndee Readdean, fl. 2004, Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 22 mins
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries - and path of promise toward the American dream - Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for more than 150 years. For the first time e...
directed by Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Stacey Holman, fl. 1999, Cyndee Readdean, fl. 2004, Marco Williams, 1956- and Stanley Nelson, 1955-, Firelight Media (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 22 mins
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Against All Odds: The Fight for a Black Middle Class
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produced by Tom Casciato, fl. 1989-2013 and Bob Herbert, 1945-, Okapi Productions, Schumann Media Center and Public Square Media (United States: Public Square Media, 2016), 1 hour 15 mins
AGAINST ALL ODDS: The Fight for a Black Middle Class. Acclaimed journalist Bob Herbert details the harsh and often brutal discrimination that has made it extremely difficult for African-Americans to establish a middle-class standard of living. Dramatic historical footage and deeply-moving personal interviews explo...
produced by Tom Casciato, fl. 1989-2013 and Bob Herbert, 1945-, Okapi Productions, Schumann Media Center and Public Square Media (United States: Public Square Media, 2016), 1 hour 15 mins
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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Four, Touch the Sky
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directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003 and Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016 and Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003, Inkwell Films, McGee Media, Ark Media and Kunhardt Films, in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Four (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 55 mins
The final hour brings the story up to the present day. As the 21st Century dawned, the tragedy of Hurricane Katrina came as a wake-up call, revealing that the black poor were still grappling with issues that the civil rights movement set out to resolve decades earlier. After this sobering revelation, Senator Barac...
directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003 and Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016 and Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003, Inkwell Films, McGee Media, Ark Media and Kunhardt Films, in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Four (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 55 mins
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