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Albemarle's Black Classrooms

United States, 2017 (English)
1h 45m

"Albemarle's Black Classrooms" is a documentary feature that tells the story of historically black schools located in Albemarle County, Virginia. This film discusses the buildings themselves, along with Virginia's "Massive Resistance" to school desegregation, and the educational experience for African-Americans in Albemarle County over the past 100 years.

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Directed by
Lorenzo Dickerson

Produced by
Lorenzo Dickerson

Cast
Kenneth Stroupe, Dr. Patrice Preston-Grimes, Dr. J. Gordon Hylton, Dr. Andrew Kahrl, Lucia Cinder Stanton, Dede Smith, Lucille Chapman, Bernice Mitchell, Justin Sarafin, Marcha Howard, Monica Kristin Blair, Geraldine Johnson, Jane Smith, Teresa Price, Odell Gardner, Rebecca Kinney, Franklin Jackson, Joan Burton

Project type(s): Documentary, Feature
Category/ies entered: Virginia Films and Filmmakers