TANGLED ROOTS

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SHORTS: SPEAK UP, STAND UP
Online Screening Wed, Nov 11, 2020 12:00 PM
This film will be available to stream only in the US and US territories.
Film Details
Country:USA
Year:2020
Running Time:19
Language:English
Director:Samantha Knowles
Executive Producer:Nina Chaudry
Producer:Samantha Knowles; Co-Producer: Keisha Katz
Editor:Faisal Azam
Erin Casper
Cinematographer:Asad Faruqi
DOC NYC
US Distributor:Tribeca Studios
Event Years:2020
Festival Section:Shorts Programs
Film Genres:Women Directors
Women & Girls
Politics
Activism
African/African American

Description

Attica Scott, the only Black woman in the Kentucky state legislature, fights to dismantle a system of discrimination against Black people penalized for something seemingly innocuous–their hair.

Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Samantha Knowles (Director), immediately following the film.

This film is part of the shorts program SHORTS: SPEAK UP, STAND UP