you wanna be woke? watch.

In a day when we can watch a whole series of Friends in one sitting, there is no excuse for not using that same medium to learn about racial equality. Here are some good places to start...

YouTube Videos

 

Ted Talks

 

Movies and Documentaries

 

  • 13th/Ava Duvernay/2016 - Netflix

  • American Son/Kenny Leon/2019 - Netflix

  • Sorry To Bother You/Boots Riley/2018 - Hulu

  • Get Out/Jordan Peele/2017

  • Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975/Göran Olsson/2011

  • Clemency/Chinonye Chukwu/2019

  • Fruitvale Station/Ryan Coogler/2013

  • I Am Not Your Negro/Raoul Peck/2017

  • If Beale Street Could Talk/Barry Jenkins/2018 - Hulu

  • Strong Island/Yance Ford/2017- Netflix

  • Just Mercy/Destin Daniel Cretton/2019

  • King In The Wilderness/Peter Kunhardt/2018 - HBO

  • See You Yesterday/Stefon Bristol/2019 - Netflix

  • Blackkklansman/Spike Lee/2018

  • Selma/Ava Duvernay/2014

  • 16 Shots/Richard Rowley/2019

  • Crime & Punishment/Stephen Maing/2016

  • Ferguson: A Report from Occupied Territory/Orlando De Guzman/2015

  • Let The Fire Burn/Jason Osder/2013 

  • Stay Woke: The Black Lives Matter Movement/Laurens Grant/2016

  • The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution/Stanley Nelson Jr./2015

  • The Hate U Give/George Tillman Jr./2018 - Hulu

  • Who Killed Malcolm X/Netflix/2020

  • Blindspotting/Carlos Lopez Estrada/2018/Netflix

  • Do The Right Thing/Spike Lee/1989

  • Time: The Kalief Browder Story/Jenner Furst/2017/Netflix

  • Malcolm X/Spike Lee/1992

  • Mudbound/Dees Rees/2017 - Netflix

  • Seven Seconds/Veena Sud/2018 - Netflix

  • LA 92/ TJ Martin/ Daniel Lindsay/ 2017 - Netflix

  • The Innocence Files/2020 - Netflix

  • Detroit/ Kathryn Bigelow/2017

  • Freedom Writers/ Richard LaGravenese/2007

  • Hidden Figures/Theodore Melphi/2017

  • The Green Book/Peter Farrelly/2019

  • The Butler/Lee Daniels/2013

  • Farming/Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje/2018

  • Queen and Slim/Lena Waithe/2019

  • The Banker/George Nolfi/2020

  • Moonlight/Barry Jenkins/2017

TV

 

  • Dear White People/Justin Simien/2017 - Netflix

  • When They See Us/Ava Duvernay/2019 - Netflix

  • Patriot Act/Hasan Minhaj - Netflix

  • She's Gotta Have It/Spike Lee/2017- Netflix

  • Hollywood/ Ryan Murphy/ 2020 - Netflix

  • Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam CJ Walker/ Kasi Lemmons/ 2020 - Netflix

  • Explained:The Racial Wealth Gap/2018/Netlfix

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