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Black History Month – On Screen

Posted 02/26/21 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

Selma

Cover of I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro

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Cover of The Jackie Robinson Story

The Jackie Robinson Story

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Cover of The Color Purple

The Color Purple

Cover of A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun

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