How It Feels to Be Free

This two-part documentary series chronicles the role of black female entertainers and how they fought for civil rights both on and off the stage and screen while breaking down racial and gender barriers and redefining black female representation in popular culture.

Year: 

2017

Total CPB Investment: 

$63,700

Made Possible by CPB's Investment: 

Yoruba Richen and Lacey Schwartz
Brooklyn, NY
TVPRG - ITVS subgrant
$63,700

Topics: 

Diversity
History & Biography