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I Am Not Your Negro: James Baldwin
Master filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, Remember This House. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin’s original words and flood of rich archival material. I Am Not Your Negro is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter. It is a film that questions black representation in Hollywood and beyond. And, ultimately, by confronting the deeper connections between the lives and assassination of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr., Baldwin and Peck have produced a work that challenges the very definition of what America stands for. Like this program? Please show us the love. Click here and support our non-profit journalism. Thanks!
Film Participants Include:
- James Baldwin
- Harry Belafonte
- Dick Cavett
- Marlon Brando
- Robert F. Kennedy
- Martin Luther King Jr.
- Medgar Evers
- Malcolm X and many more.
Credits & Thanks to:
- Raoul Peck , Master Filmmaker
- Magnolia Pictures
- Amazon Studios
Making Contact Staff:
- Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
- Staff Producers: Anita Johnson, Monica Lopez, Salima Hamirani
- Host: Anita Johnson
- Associate Producer: Aysha Choudhary
- Engagement and Web Manager: Kathryn Styer