As we adopt practices for our programming to bring new understandings and meaning, it’s our responsibility to do the necessary information gathering to prevent the unintended impact of spiritual and cultural erasure of peoples who came before no matter the size of their footprint.
Indie Lens Pop-Up returns this month with a preview of CHASING TRANE: The John Coltrane Documentary followed by a panel featuring artist/illustrator Rudy Gutierrez –whose paintings of jazz legend John Coltrane are featured in John Scheinfeld’s acclaimed documentary — and radio host Miyuki Williams who’s lifted many spirits on Sunday afternoons with a “A Sunday Kind of […]
In September Michon Boston Group Ltd brought together HBO Documentaries and Urban Institute for an extended preview and discussion about the documentary Class Divide . Class Divide is a timely look at the widening divide between the “haves” and the “have nots” through the microcosm of NYC’s West Chelsea neighborhood, where an elite private school […]
Last Sunday in the historic Apollo Theater Stanley Nelson’s documentary The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution screened before a full house on Super Bowl Sunday. “The Black Panthers” will have its broadcast premiere on PBS Tuesday, February 16 at 9p ET/8 CT. @StanleyNelson1@JamilahLemieux#DavidLemieur#ErickaHuggins #KathleenCleaver#IndieLens @ThirteenWNET#BlackPanthersPBS pic.twitter.com/MgjXZpPDwZ — Independent Lens|PBS (@IndependentLens) February 7, 2016 I was live tweeting quotes […]