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The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song, Episode 2
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directed by Shayla Harris and Stacey Holman, fl. 1999; produced by Kevin Burke, WETA-TV, Inkwell Films and McGee Media, in The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 50 mins
Discover how the Black Church expanded its reach to address social inequality and minister to those in need, from the Jim Crow South to the heroic phase of the civil rights movement and the Black Church’s role in the present.
directed by Shayla Harris and Stacey Holman, fl. 1999; produced by Kevin Burke, WETA-TV, Inkwell Films and McGee Media, in The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 50 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 4, The Shirts on their Backs
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Kevin Burke, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc., McGee Media and WETA Productions, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the immigrant roots of actors Tony Shalhoub and Christopher Meloni, introducing ancestors who confronted inconceivable challenges almost entirely alone.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Kevin Burke, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc., McGee Media and WETA Productions, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Driving While Black: Race, Space and Mobility in America
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directed by Gretchen Sorin and Ric Burns, 1955-; produced by Steven Bennett, fl. 1997, Emir Lewis, fl. 1997, Emily Pfeil, fl. 2019 and Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013, Steeplechase Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 1 hour 59 mins
Chronicling the history and personal experiences of African Americans on the road from the advent of the automobile through the seismic changes of the 1960s and beyond – Driving While Black explores the background of a phrase rooted in realities that have been a part of the African American experience for hundre...
directed by Gretchen Sorin and Ric Burns, 1955-; produced by Steven Bennett, fl. 1997, Emir Lewis, fl. 1997, Emily Pfeil, fl. 2019 and Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013, Steeplechase Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 1 hour 59 mins
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John Lewis: Good Trouble
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directed by Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015; produced by Erika Alexander, Arnon Bentovim, fl. 2015, Laura Michalchyshyn, fl. 1996 and Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015, AGC Studios, CNN Films and Color Farm Media; performed by Elijah Cummings, 1951-, Anthony Johnson, fl. 1982-2015 and Hillary Rodham Clinton, 1947- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2020), 1 hour 38 mins
An intimate account of legendary U.S. Representative John Lewis’ life, legacy and more than 60 years of extraordinary activism. After Lewis petitioned Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to help integrate a segregated school in his hometown of Troy, Alabama, King sent “the boy from Troy” a round trip bus ticket to me...
directed by Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015; produced by Erika Alexander, Arnon Bentovim, fl. 2015, Laura Michalchyshyn, fl. 1996 and Dawn Porter, fl. 2009-2015, AGC Studios, CNN Films and Color Farm Media; performed by Elijah Cummings, 1951-, Anthony Johnson, fl. 1982-2015 and Hillary Rodham Clinton, 1947- (Sausalito, CA: Ro*Co Films, 2020), 1 hour 38 mins
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PBS NewsHour, How This Year's Antiracism Protests Differ From Past Social Justice Movements
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produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Peniel E. Joseph and Amna Nawaz, 1979-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 9 mins
Philadelphia protests over the killing of Walter Wallace Jr. represent only the latest in a year of nationwide demonstrations against racism and police violence. The ongoing movement has captured attention and provided political fodder -- but it also reflects a long American history of organizing against injustice...
produced by NewsHour Productions; interview by Peniel E. Joseph and Amna Nawaz, 1979-, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 9 mins
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Untold: America Explained, Can America's War on Drugs Ever Be Won?
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: America Explained (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
As our understanding of the consequences of drug abuse has improved, so has America’s relationship with drugs changed. From Nixon to Trump, the 'War on Drugs' continues, but who is really the victim at the end of it all?
produced by Makematic, in Untold: America Explained (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Artifacts, The Moscow-Washington Hotline: Avoiding Nuclear War With Russia
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Artifacts (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
In 1962, when a quick and accurate means of communication was needed between two of the world's greatest superpowers, the Moscow-Washington hotline was created. Since then the technology used to facilitate this line of communication has changed over time.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Artifacts (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Artifacts, The Raised Fist Afro Comb: Defining A Statement
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Artifacts (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
In 1972, Anthony Romani used the raised fist symbol to create a product that combined function with meaning, creating a grooming tool that came to symbolise African-American history, culture and pride.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Artifacts (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Arts, Graffiti: Street Art Or Vandalism?
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produced by Makematic, in Untold: Arts (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
In this video, viewers will learn about early modernist graffiti which dates back to the 1920s. It will also explore the "pioneering era" of graffiti that took place during the years 1969 through 1974, as well as look at its appeal today.
produced by Makematic, in Untold: Arts (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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Untold: Hidden Histories, Barbara Jordan
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produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Histories (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
At a time when women and people of colour were all but excluded from the US government, one woman stormed the corridors of power and made them her own. This is the story of Barbara Jordan, the African American from the South who defied expectations by being selected to serve in Congress and who became one of the f...
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Histories (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2020), 2 mins
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