Tag Archive | Race

Doc of the Day: The Barber of Birmingham

See the civil rights movement through the eyes of one of its foot soldiers.

Doc of the Day: Black Panthers

Dir. Agnes Varda, 1968, 28 min, Viewed via MUBI

Doc of the Day: Mugabe and the White African

One man takes a stand against the force of a dictator. Dir. Lucy Bailey & Andrew Thompson, 2009, 90 min, Viewed via Netflix Instant

Doc of the Day: Off and Running

A tale of a thoroughly 21st-century coming-of-age. Dir. Nicole Opper, 2010, 76 min, Viewed via Netflix Instant

Doc of the Day: Sacco and Vanzetti

Learn about one of the most infamously unjust trials of the 20th Century. Dir. Peter Miller, 2007, 80 min

Doc of the Day: The Order of Myths

The country’s oldest Mardi Gras celebration isn’t in New Orleans. It’s in Mobile, Alabama, and there’s a rich and fascinating history around it. Dir. Margaret Brown, 2008, 79 min

Doc of the Yesterday: Whatever It Takes

Follow the first year of an experimental high school in the South Bronx. Dir. Christopher Wong, 2009, 53 min