Showing 1 - 10 of 108 titles with a criteria of Subject is African-American Studies
An African American gospel choir goes to Palestine to sing in a Palestinian play about Martin Luther King, Jr. They become witnesses to life under occupation and a non-violent movement for justice.
Clarity Films | 2014 | 92 minutes
Pioneering athlete Althea Gibson broke records on and off the tennis court.
Icarus Films | 2014 | 83 minutes
After 17-year-old Lennon Lacy is found hanging in North Carolina in 2014, his mother’s search for justice and reconciliation begins - centuries of trauma and lynching bleed into the present
GOOD DOCS | 2019 | 89 minutes
Alzheimer's in the African-American community.
Terra Nova Films | 2007 | 27 minutes
The untold story behind the murder trial of Black Panther leader Huey Newton: the landmark case that put racism on the stand.
GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 40 minutes
The life of Chinese-American civil rights activist Grace Lee Boggs
GOOD DOCS | 2013 | 82 minutes
Spotlights the modern epidemic of heart disease in the African-American community
The Fanlight Collection | 2001 | 57 minutes
One night a week, the stage at the Apollo Theater is an amateur's battleground, where performers have competed for stardom since 1934. Today, the legend of Ella Fitzgerald lives on in the hearts of those who pray for their own big break.
MediaStorm | 2008 | 18 minutes
The car industry moved away to low-wage countries and over a million citizens left the city: ‘Motown’ became ‘Ghost town’. Barber Shop Detroit tells the story of nostalgia and pride against a background of economic recession.
First Hand Films | 2017 | 26 minutes
A queer oddball seeks approval from Black peers despite a serious lack of hip-hop credentials
GOOD DOCS | 2016 | 23 minutes