Doc Shorts: Black Voices

78 min.

Schedule

Sunday, Jul. 15 at 1:00pm

Shown with:

#thesocialmovement

STL Artworks Teen Apprentices/Digital Squad

This inspirational story shines a bright light on five artists who are making an impact in our community.

2017
English

The Buck: Midwest Gully

Jun Bae

Krump is more than a dance style in St. Louis. Follow Vandal and his Arch Maddnezz Fam on their new movement: the Midwest Gully.

2017
English

For a Better Life

Yasmin Mistry

Sold for $100 at the age of 5, Fekri suffers through years of abuse before his plight is discovered and he’s moved into a group home where he finds support and mentorship.

2018
English

An Injustice in Hartford: Racial Schooling Quotas

Ian Reid

LaShawn Robinson has been fighting to get son out of the terrible public schools of Hartford, Conn., and into its magnet schools, but strict racial quotas thwart her efforts.

2018

The Kinloch Doc

Alana Marie

A chronicle of the rise and demise of Kinloch, Missouri's first black city.

2018
English

The Mountains That Made Me

Sharee Silerio

A young woman transforms her life’s struggles and tragedies into opportunities to help other hurting women heal.

2018
English

Movement Women: The Making of a Crew

Aziza Binti

Following the murder of Mike Brown, seven women journey together through protest, spirituality, organizing, school, and artistry to find themselves intimately connected.

2018
English

The Wave

Christopher Hill & Sean Loftin

Brother Lewis stands on the corner of Tower Grove and Vista every day, waving at people as they pass by.

2016
English