TANGLED ROOTS

TANGLED ROOTS

Attica Scott, the only Black woman in the Kentucky state legislature, fights to dismantle a system of discrimination against Black people penalized for something seemingly innocuous–their hair.

Included with the screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with Samantha Knowles (Director), immediately following the film.

This film is part of the shorts program SHORTS: SPEAK UP, STAND UP

Director: Samantha Knowles
Executive Producer: Nina Chaudry
Producer: Samantha Knowles; Co-Producer: Keisha Katz
Cinematographer: Asad Faruqi
Editor: Faisal Azam, Erin Casper
Language: English
Country: USA
Year: 2020
US Distributor: Tribeca Studios

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