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The African-American Studies Collection

A collection of essential African-American Studies films.

The African-American Studies Collection is an interdisciplinary collection of 36 films focused on the social, political, and cultural history and present experience of African Americans.

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Ghosts of AtticaGhosts of Attica

The definitive account of America's most violent prison rebellion, its deadly suppression, the days of torture that ensued, and the almost 30 year legal case that followed.

Icarus Films ♦ 2001 ♦ 90 minutes ♦ 11-12, College, Adult
The Great FloodThe Great Flood

Filmmaker Bill Morrison and musician Bill Frisell evoke the Mississippi River Flood of 1927, and its many legacies.

Icarus Films ♦ 2013 ♦ 80 minutes ♦ 8-12, COLLEGE, ADULT
Guns and MothersGuns and Mothers

The contentious debate over gun control, as seen through the eyes of two mothers on opposite sides of the issue.

Icarus Films ♦ 2004 ♦ 53 minutes ♦ 10-12, College, Adult
The HomestretchThe Homestretch

Three homeless teens in Chicago fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future.

Bullfrog Films ♦ 2014 ♦ 89 minutes ♦ 10 - 12, College, Adults
I Am SomebodyI Am Somebody

1969 hospital workers struggle in Charleston, South Carolina.

Icarus Films ♦ 1970 ♦ 30 minutes ♦ 9-12, College, Adult
In Motion: Amiri BarakaIn Motion: Amiri Baraka

Biographical profile of the out-spoken African-American writer.

Icarus Films ♦ 1983 ♦ 60 minutes ♦ 10-12, College, Adult
The Intolerable BurdenThe Intolerable Burden

One black family's commitment to a quality education, from the pre-1965 time of segregation, through desegregation, and through the recent period of resegregation. **Winner, John E. O'Connor Film Award, American Historical Association**

Icarus Films ♦ 2003 ♦ 56 minutes ♦ 7-12, College, Adult
The Last Angel of HistoryThe Last Angel of History

An engaging and searing examination of the hitherto unexplored relationships between Pan-African culture, science fiction, intergalactic travel, and rapidly progressing computer technology.

Icarus Films ♦ 1997 ♦ 45 minutes ♦ 10-12, College, Adult
Long Story ShortLong Story Short

Over 100 people at homeless shelters, food banks, adult literacy programs, and job training centers discuss their experiences of poverty.

Icarus Films ♦ 2016 ♦ 45 minutes
The Long Walk To FreedomThe Long Walk To Freedom

A story of 12 ordinary people who accomplished extraordinary things in the Civil Rights movement.

Bullfrog Films ♦ 2004 ♦ 29 minutes ♦ 7 - 12, College, Adult

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