Enemy of the state, visionary, freedom fighter, rebel with a cause – just who was Claudia Jones?
In the film, Morgan Spurlock, the producer of Super Size Me sent out thousands of identical resumes, half with the name DeShawn Williams and half with the name Jake Williams. Jake Williams was called back 35% more
This unique documentary allows you to see New Orleans through the eyes of its most knowledgeable residents. The filmmakers sat down with a former mayor, a restaurateur, a jazz musician, a poet, a debutant, and the district attorney to get a complete picture of the city we lovingly call “The Big Easy.”
If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don’t Rise, which premiered Aug. 23 on HBO, is his second four-hour documentary about the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, following 2006’s Peabody Award–winning When the Levees Broke.
This documentary highlights the deep vocal history of Black railroad workers on the South. The verbal traditions and cadences that coordinated and motivated these men to contribute to literally change the landscape of America.