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American Experience, Season 34, Episode 2, The American Diplomat
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directed by Leola Calzolai-Stewart, fl. 2010; produced by Rachell Shapiro, fl. 2011 and Kiley Kraskouskas, fl. 2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 34, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 53 mins
Explore the lives and legacies of three African-American ambassadors--Edward R. Dudley, Terence Todman and Carl Rowan--who pushed past racial barriers to reach high-ranking appointments in the Truman, Eisenhower and Kennedy administrations. Asked to represent the best of American ideals abroad while facing discrim...
directed by Leola Calzolai-Stewart, fl. 2010; produced by Rachell Shapiro, fl. 2011 and Kiley Kraskouskas, fl. 2013, WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 34, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 53 mins
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Black Fiddlers: The Story
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directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-; produced by Early Music Access Project and Heritage Film Project (Charlottesville, VA: Heritage Film Project, 2022), 1 hour
In 2004, Iris Thompson Chapman produced "The Life and Times of Joe Thompson," a documentary about the last known African American fiddler in North Carolina with a singular style that could be traced, in Joe Thompson’s own remarks, “all the way back to the 1700's". Joe's remarks inspired me to document Black f...
directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-; produced by Early Music Access Project and Heritage Film Project (Charlottesville, VA: Heritage Film Project, 2022), 1 hour
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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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Frontline, Season 40, Episode 6, American Reckoning
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directed by Yoruba Richen, 1972- and Brad Lichtenstein, fl. 1996; produced by Yoruba Richen, 1972- and Brad Lichtenstein, fl. 1996, Frontline Films, 371 Productions and Retro Report, in Frontline, Season 40, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 1 hour 25 mins
An unsolved 1960s murder reveals an untold story of the civil rights movement and Black resistance. With Retro Report, the film draws on rarely seen footage filmed more than 50 years ago in Natchez, MS, and follows one family's search for justice.
directed by Yoruba Richen, 1972- and Brad Lichtenstein, fl. 1996; produced by Yoruba Richen, 1972- and Brad Lichtenstein, fl. 1996, Frontline Films, 371 Productions and Retro Report, in Frontline, Season 40, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 1 hour 25 mins
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NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson on Voting Rights Protection
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(Bloomberg, 2022), 7 mins
NAACP President/CEO Derrick Johnson discusses the push to pass voting rights reform. (1/14/22)
(Bloomberg, 2022), 7 mins
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Poetry in America, 4, you can say that again, billie
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directed by Elisa New, fl. 2018; presented by Elisa New, fl. 2018; produced by Verse Video Education, in Poetry in America, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 26 mins
Billie Holiday’s haunting song “Strange Fruit” winds beneath the unsettling, satiric humor of Evie Shockley’s poem “you can say that again, billie.” Shockley, jazz singer Cassandra Wilson, historian Robin D.G. Kelley, actor LisaGay Hamilton, novelist Beverly Lowry, and radio host Nick Spitzer join Elis...
directed by Elisa New, fl. 2018; presented by Elisa New, fl. 2018; produced by Verse Video Education, in Poetry in America, 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 26 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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