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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7, Science Pioneers
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013 and Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E.Varmus--three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding of the world.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013 and Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 7 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 10, Criminal Kind
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Laura Linney and journalists Lisa Ling and Soledad O’Brien—telling them stories of tricksters, scoundrels and outright criminals, who nevertheless laid the groundwork for their success.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 3, Homecomings
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 3 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actor Sterling K. Brown, comedian Sasheer Zamata and musician Jon Batiste discover the unexpected places their ancestors once called home.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 3 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 5, Beyond the Pale
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 5 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the Jewish heritages of actor Jeff Goldblum, radio host Terry Gross, and comedian Marc Maron, uncovering previously unknown stories that show each shares more with their ancestors than a religious tradition.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 5 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 6, Secrets and Lies
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 6 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Sigourney Weaver, Justina Machado, and Amy Ryan unearth surprising revelations about their family histories, forever altering how they see themselves.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 6 (New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Seasons 6, Episode 4, This Land is My Land
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Seasons 6, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA and New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the unexpected family trees of entertainer Queen Latifah and actor Jeffrey Wright, redefining their sense of the black experience — and challenging preconceptions about America’s past.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Prisca Pointdujour, fl. 1994 and Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Seasons 6, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA and New York, NY: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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Black Feminist
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directed by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 and Maiya Sinclair, fl. 2016 (Atlanta, GA: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 53 mins
Black Feminist is a feature length documentary film surrounding the double edged sword of racial and gender oppression that black women face in America. This documentary is told through interviews from scholars, lecturers, writers, business owners, veterans, comedians and authors. In addition to information interv...
directed by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016; produced by Zanah Thirus, fl. 2016 and Maiya Sinclair, fl. 2016 (Atlanta, GA: Zanah Thirus Films, 2019), 53 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 2, Mystery Men
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps actors Felicity Huffman and Michael K. Williams discover a wealth of hidden family history. Both grew up knowing little about their biological fathers, and seeing their lost ancestry restored proves empowering.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Natalia Warchol, fl. 2013, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 5, Freedom Tales
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012 and CeCe Moore, fl. 2010, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. delves into the roots of two African-American guests, actor S. Epatha Merkerson and athlete and television personality Michael Strahan. Both discover unexpected stories that challenge assumptions about black history.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012 and CeCe Moore, fl. 2010, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 9, The Eye of the Beholder
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Hannah Olson, fl. 2013, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shares the family histories of director Alejandro G. Iñárritu, iconoclastic performance artist Marina Abramović and painter Kehinde Wiley. These visionary artists find their identities challenged—and affirmed.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Hannah Olson, fl. 2013, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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