African American and Proud

Here is a collection of films on African Americans.

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Independent Lens

Rat Film

Uses the rat to burrow into the dark, complicated history of Baltimore.

Rat Film

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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

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Independent Lens

Charm City

Meet the people working to stem the tide of violence in Baltimore.

Charm City

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Independent Lens

Always in Season

A haunting exploration of lynching and racial violence in America.

Always in Season