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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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Two Students’ Brief But Spectacular Takes On Race And Being Underestimated
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(District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 4 mins
Shortly before the pandemic, NewsHour traveled to Georgia and spoke with two high school seniors, Audrey McNeal and Shaylon Walker. Now in their first year of college, here's their Brief But Spectacular takes on race and being underestimated.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, Roberto Clemente: True Baseball Hero
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produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Figures (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
He hit 240 home runs. Was a two-time World Series champion. And won the coveted Golden Glove twelve years in a row. But life in America for Puerto Rican All-Star Roberto Clemente was anything but easy.
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Figures (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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Ali's Comeback: The Untold Story
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directed by Art Jones; produced by Olayimika Cole, Mandy Fason, Brittany Wyatt and Art Jones, Dream Factory (Marina del Rey, CA: Vision Films, 2020), 1 hour 25 mins
It’s 1970, Muhammad Ali had been exiled from boxing for his firm stance against the Vietnam War, stripped of his title, and convicted of draft evasion. But in Atlanta, a diverse group of leaders came together to ensure he received his rightful comeback. This is the epic tale about the return of the greatest athl...
directed by Art Jones; produced by Olayimika Cole, Mandy Fason, Brittany Wyatt and Art Jones, Dream Factory (Marina del Rey, CA: Vision Films, 2020), 1 hour 25 mins
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Childhood Trauma Impacts Millions Of Americans, And It's Having Devastating Consequences
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presented by Cat Wise, fl. 1997 (District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 10 mins
Childhood trauma impacts millions of Americans, and its consequences can be devastating. Those experiencing high levels of trauma can see dramatically lower life expectancies, and the CDC estimates it accounts for billions of dollars in healthcare costs and lost productivity. Special correspondent Cat Wise reports...
presented by Cat Wise, fl. 1997 (District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 10 mins
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Economist Video, Misty Copeland: Why Ballet Has So Few Black Dancers
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produced by The Economist; interview by Anne McElvoy, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2020), 11 mins
Misty Copeland made history by becoming the first black female principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre. She talks to The Economist about the lack of diversity in ballet.
produced by The Economist; interview by Anne McElvoy, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2020), 11 mins
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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 6, Episode 15, Breaking the Silences
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directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014 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 6, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the family secrets of journalist Gayle King, film director Jordan Peele, and comedian Issa Rae, introducing them to ancestors who are both black and white, raising profound questions about their family trees.
directed by Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017; produced by Jenny Sorin, fl. 2014 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 6, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 52 mins
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PBS NewsHour, An Essay On The Importance Of Interracial Friendships
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presented by Christine Pride, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2020), 2 mins
In a year when racism has been front and center in Americans’ minds, how can we break out of our own orbits to understand the life experiences of other people -- especially those of other races? Author and journalist Christine Pride shares her humble opinion on why it’s important to seek out friends of differe...
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