News Ticker

Video: Look for new documentary centered on unfinished works of author James Baldwin


Author and activist James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript comes to life in a new documentary, “I’m Not Your Negro.” Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck used the 30 completed pages of Baldwin’s final, unfinished manuscript, Remember This House.  

In this work, Baldwin  remembers his three fallen friends Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

Peck’s film examines institutionalized practices and displaced white terror in America. The film is narrated by Samuel L. Jackson, and features the images and words of Baldwin.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s