African American and Proud

    Here is a collection of films on African Americans.

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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

    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

    Tell Them We Are Rising

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

    Tell Them We Are Rising