African American and Proud

Here is a collection of films on African Americans.

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Independent Lens

Soul Food Junkies

The rich culinary tradition of soul food and its relevance to black cultural identity.

Soul Food Junkies

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Independent Lens

The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali’s battle to overturn his prison sentence for refusing military service.

The Trials of Muhammad Ali

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Independent Lens

Tell Them We Are Rising

The rich but undertold history of America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Tell Them We Are Rising