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Finding Your Roots, Season 8, Episode 1, Hidden in the Genes
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots, Season 8, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates uses DNA detective work to solve deep family mysteries for actor Rebecca Hall and producer/director Lee Daniels—uncovering close relatives whose names they had never heard before and revealing new aspects of their own identities. Along the way, Gates takes a nuanced look at the history of “pa...
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots, Season 8, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots, Season 8, Episode 2, Activists Roots
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Matthew Cesario, fl. 2017 and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots, Season 8, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates explores the family trees of Brittany Packnett Cunningham and Anita Hill, introducing two women who’ve made profound sacrifices for social justice to the ancestors who made sacrifices for them. Using DNA and the historical record, Gates rediscovers lost heroes, telling stories of African Americ...
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Matthew Cesario, fl. 2017 and Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Kunhardt Films, Inkwell Media Inc. and McGee Media, in Finding Your Roots, Season 8, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 52 mins
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PBS NewsHour, ‘Colorful Weddings’ Pushes The Marriage Business Beyond Bridal White
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produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2022), 5 mins
The wedding industry is up and running again as more people are vaccinated and couples have rescheduled their canceled plans due to COVID. But the return of weddings is also highlighting the lack of services catered to people of color and nontraditional couples. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro looks at ho...
produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2022), 5 mins
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A Quick Ting On…, Afrobeats
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written by Christian Adofo, fl. 2022, in A Quick Ting On… (London, England: Jacaranda Books, 2022), 210 page(s)
written by Christian Adofo, fl. 2022, in A Quick Ting On… (London, England: Jacaranda Books, 2022), 210 page(s)
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A Quick Ting On…, Plantain
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written by Rui da Silva, 1968-, in A Quick Ting On… (London, England: Jacaranda Books, 2022), 202 page(s)
written by Rui da Silva, 1968-, in A Quick Ting On… (London, England: Jacaranda Books, 2022), 202 page(s)
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A Quick Ting On…, The Black Girl Afro
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written by Zainab Kwaw-Swanzy, fl. 2022, in A Quick Ting On… (London, England: Jacaranda Books, 2022), 210 page(s)
written by Zainab Kwaw-Swanzy, fl. 2022, in A Quick Ting On… (London, England: Jacaranda Books, 2022), 210 page(s)
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Through the Banks of the Red Cedar
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directed by Maya Washington, fl. 1999; produced by Maya Washington, fl. 1999 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 1 hour 9 mins
In 1963 Michigan State Head Coach Duffy Daugherty and 23 African American young men seized the opportunity of a lifetime. The daughter of Minnesota Vikings football legend Gene Washington deepens her connection to her father as she uncovers how the first fully integrated college football team in America changed th...
directed by Maya Washington, fl. 1999; produced by Maya Washington, fl. 1999 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 1 hour 9 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 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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