SeriesFest S5 America To Me: Stranger in a Room | Denver Film Society

SeriesFest S5 America To Me: Stranger in a Room

83 min


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Tuesday June 25, 5:30pm

America to Me, the groundbreaking 10-part docuseries from Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Steve James, fearlessly tackles issues of race, equity, culture and privilege as it follows one year in the life of students, teachers and administrators at Chicagoland’s Oak Park and River Forest High School. Inspired by this powerful series, hear how Participant Media’s innovative “Real Talk” campaign helped seed a nationwide conversation around race and equity – offering tools, strategies, resources and training to disrupt every day racism in our schools and communities.

In Attendance: Steve James, Oscar®-nominated American film producer/director, teacher/cast, Jessica Stovall and Participant Media’s Chief Impact Officer, Holly Gordon