Black Indians: An American Story
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Black Indians: An American Story
"To build the future, you must know the past. But what if that past has been hidden, lost, or denied?" That question is posed by this program (part of the Circle of Life documentary series) and its answer is explored through interviews with people with mixed African and Native American heritage. Black Indians from many walks of life (including workers, scholars, and artists) discuss the search for, and expression of, their unique identity -- and the racial tensions and stereotyping they have encountered in their lives. The film also examines the history of this group of people,… More

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"Fascinating documentary on an overlooked chapter in American racial history."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
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