Basic Black

African-Americans Films, Filmmakers and the Oscars in 2017

Season 2016 Episode 20 | 26m 46s

Basic Black discusses race and the Oscars. Panelists: Lisa Simmons, director of the Roxbury International Film Festival; Reggie Life, Director-In-Residence at Emerson College's Department of Visual & Media Arts; Carole Bell, assistant professor of communications at Northeastern University; and Phillip Martin, WGBH News senior investigative reporter.

Aired: 01/27/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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