Black History Month – On Screen

Posted on February 26, 2021

by Michelle G

Here is a list of movie titles in honor of Black History Month, recommended by the Computers and Media Department. Included below is a small assortment of feature films, documentaries and African American history.

There is a more extensive list in hoopla, just search “Black History Month” in the search box. What’s hoopla? It’s our fabulous streaming service that offers movies, music, TV shows, comics, ebooks and audiobooks.

Cover of Selma Cover of Selma

Selma

Cover of I Am Not Your Negro Cover of I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro

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Cover of The Jackie Robinson Story Cover of The Jackie Robinson Story

The Jackie Robinson Story

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Cover of The Color Purple Cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

Cover of A Raisin in the Sun Cover of A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

Freedom Riders
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A Century of Black Cinema
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Black History Activators
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I Am MLK Jr.
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How To Eat Your Watermelon In White Company (And Enjoy It)
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Three the Hard Way
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The Spook Who Sat by the Door 30th Anniversary Edition
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