How It Feels To Be Free
How It Feels To Be Free American Masters
A documentary that tells the inspiring story of how six iconic African American women entertainers – Lena Horne, Abbey Lincoln, Nina Simone, Diahann Carroll, Cicely Tyson and Pam Grier – challenged an entertainment industry deeply complicit in perpetuating racist stereotypes, and transformed themselves and their audiences in the process.
About the Program
American Masters, committed to producing comprehensive film biographies about the broad cast of characters who comprise our cultural history.
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