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What Happened, Miss Simone?

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This Netflix documentary draws together interviews and archival footage to showcase the life of famous singer and civil rights activist, Nina Simone. What Happened Miss Simone? is a powerful dedication to a woman who dared to proclaim herself “young, gifted and black” at a time when a black woman’s brilliance was scorned. (source:

The Girls in the Band

THE GIRLS IN THE BAND tells the poignant, untold stories of female jazz and big band instrumentalists and their fascinating, groundbreaking journeys from the late 30s to the present day.

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!Women Art Revolution

Through intimate interviews, art, and rarely seen archival film and video footage, !Women Art Revolution reveals how the Feminist Art Movement fused free speech and politics into an art tha radically transformed the art and culture of our times. Source:

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Paris is Burning

Where does voguing come from, and what, exactly, is throwing shade? This landmark documentary provides a vibrant snapshot of the 1980s through the eyes of New York City’s African American and Latinx Harlem drag-ball scene.  (source:

Paris is Burning. United States: Fox Lorber Home Video, 1992.

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