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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 1, To the Manor Born
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Kevin Burke, Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012 and Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uncovers the surprising lineages of actor Glenn Close and director John Waters, digging into centuries past to encounter a succession of bold forebears who found fortune amidst drama and rebellion.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Kevin Burke, Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012 and Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 2, Against All Odds
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. introduces media personality Andy Cohen and radio journalist Nina Totenberg to Jewish ancestors who journeyed from Russia to America determined to overcome enormous odds in the face of oppression.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 3, No Irish Need Apply
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Josh Gleason, fl. 2011-2014, Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the roots of actor Jane Lynch and comedian Jim Gaffigan, exploring the experience of their Irish ancestors on America’s shores—an experience characterized by sacrifice and religious persecution.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Josh Gleason, fl. 2011-2014, Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 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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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 5, Write My Name in the Book of Life
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps musician Pharrell Williams and filmmaker Kasi Lemmons understand the experiences of their enslaved ancestors, uncovering extraordinarily rare first-person accounts of their relatives who endured bondage.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 6, Country Roots
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Kevin Burke, Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012 and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uncovers the remarkable backgrounds of country music icons Clint Black and Rosanne Cash, traveling generations into the past to trace lineages from the shores of Sicily to the American South.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Kevin Burke, Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012 and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 7, The New World
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces ancestors of actor John Lithgow and journalist Maria Hinojosa who thrived in North America long before the birth of the United States.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Kevin Burke and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, WETA Productions, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 8, Anchored to the Past
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Kevin Burke, Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014, Josh Gleason, fl. 2011-2014 and Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, McGee Media, Inkwell Media Inc. and Kunhardt Films, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. examines how journalists Gretchen Carlson and Don Lemon were able to overcome biases in their careers, drawing parallels to relatives who met profound challenges of their own.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Kevin Burke, Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014, Josh Gleason, fl. 2011-2014 and Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, McGee Media, Inkwell Media Inc. and Kunhardt Films, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 9, On Broadway
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Kevin Burke and Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. investigates the family histories of Broadway stars Audra MacDonald and Mandy Patinkin, discovering ancestors whose struggles laid the groundwork for their success.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Kevin Burke and Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 7, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 52 mins
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