Is learning through film, documentaries and tv more your thing?
We've linked to several resources for you to broaden your scope and grow your knowledge.

 


 

Fruitvale Station (2013)
Biopic about the events leading up to the death of Oscar Grant, who was murdered by a BART police officer


 

The Hard Stop (2015)
British documentary about the aftermath of the death of Mark Duggan, a young Black man who was killed by police in Tottenham

 


13th (2016)
Documentary exploring the connection between race and mass incarceration in the US 

 

I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Documentary based on James Baldwin's manuscript Remember This House, exploring the history of racism in the US



Harriet (2019)
Biopic about the life of abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her involvement in the Underground Railroad

 


Miss Juneteenth (2020)
A drama film that follows a former beauty queen and single mom as she prepares her teenage daughter for the "Miss Juneteenth" pageant.

 

 

The Hate U Give (2018)
A drama film following the fallout after a high school student witnesses a police shooting.

 

 

Moonlight (2016)
A drama film exploring the difficulties relating to sexuality and identity, including the physical and emotional abuse the main character endures growing up.

 


Black and British
A selection of stories curated by the BBC about “what it means to be black in Britain today”.