How It Feels To Be Free

(2021, dir. Yoruba Richen) 113 mins. YAP film. PBS American Masters. DVD. Available from PBS. CC. SDH. A celebration of six iconic African American women entertainers who were trailblazers that changed American culture through their films, fashion, music, and politics. They challenged the entertainment industry’s racist stereotypes and inspired a new generation.


Awards Won

Title Year
Notable Films for Adults
Notable Films for Adults is a list of 15 outstanding programs released on video within the past two years and suitable for all libraries serving adults.
2022 - Winner(s)