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Through a Lens Darkly
Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

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Don

Thank you. I didn't have the time to watch this with sound. I plan to find this later. Thank you very much. Wonderful visual material and artwork
Don (love, Adam of Age of Aquarius)

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Nadia

Good points, important but why such a dated aesthetic for a film on photography?

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Carolyn

Incredible documentary that needs to be seen by everyone. Selective history is no longer an option, and this film states this fact beautifully.

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Mia

The black perspective in our imagery, voices, and control over what is deemed beautiful is vital. We must be the authors and directors of our photographic journal. We as black people globally must lay to rest these outdated narratives, European ideologies of what is deemed palatable and ...Read more

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Dylan

Anyone (really everyone!) interested in Race and Ethnicity in the United States needs to see this film. If one is to understand what lies beneath the current debates on "Black Lives Matter", incarceration rates, criminal justice reform, and institutional racism, one must understand how our ...Read more