Movies and Television

This is a list of movies and television episodes that reflect issues in And It Begins Like This:

Films/Television

Mississippi Burning
Spike Lee’s Crooklyn, Bamboozled, and School Daze
Underground, seasons 1-2 but if you could only watch one episode it would be “Minty” where Aisha Hinds performs an hour-length monologue of Harriet Tubman
Roots (1977)
Roots (2016)
Selma
Glory
Rosewood
Imitation of Life 1934) and Imitation of Life (1959)
Miss Evers’ Boys
Beloved
Higher Learning
The Long Walk Home
Free State of Jones
Loving
Wilmington on Fire
Klansville U.S.A.
The Rape of Recy Taylor
13th
Stay Woke: The Black Lives Matter Movement
The House I Live In
Slavery By Another Name
Dark Girls
My Nappy Roots: A Journey Through Black Hair-itage
Trouble the Water