How It Feels To Be Free

Documentary
1 seasonEnglish

Based on the book How It Feels To Be Free: Black Women Entertainers and the Civil Rights Movement by Ruth Feldstein, this unmissable documentary even reveals how six black women harnessed their celebrity to change history, advancing the civil rights movement and reshaping the narrative of black female identity in Hollywood.

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S1 E1: Episode 1
58m
An unprecedented look at the experiences of African-American women in the arts, told through the stories of six trailblazing performers including Lena Horne and Nina Simone.
Subtitles:
English
Country:
Canada