I Am Not Your Negro

Begun 02/10/2017
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Author/activist James Baldwin
The eyes observe, the heart interprets, the genius mind articulatesMagnolia Pictures

5 Stars (Magnificent)Why I Saw It: Year-end screening for Houston Film Critics Society awards.
What I Thought: Do. Not. Miss. This. Mission critical for every single American. Likely to be one of the most enlightening, stirring, and galvanizing pieces about how our country ticks as you – as we all – are ever likely to see.

I Am Not Your Negro. Dir. Raoul Peck. Magnolia Pictures, 2016.

Author and civil rights activist James Baldwin’s reflections and unflinching exhortations regarding the driving undercurrents of race relations in America, woven straight up to present day.

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