ACLU Deputy Legal Director Jeffery Robinson's groundbreaking talk on the history of U.S. anti- Black racism is interwoven with archival footage, interviews, and Robinson's story, exploring the enduring legacy of white supremacy and our collective responsibility to overcome it. Interweaving lecture, personal anecdotes, interviews, and shocking revelations, in WHO WE ARE: A CHRONICLE OF RACISM IN AMERICA, criminal defense/civil rights lawyer Jeffery Robinson draws a stark timeline of anti-Black racism in the United States, from slavery to the modern myth of a post-racial America.
NR, 117 min.
"A rare 10/10 and required viewing for everyone." -Film Threat
"Robinson is a precise, empathetic and informed speaker and a righteous man who, in sisters Emily and Sarah Kunstler's documentary, is every teacher you might have ever wished for as a student, but who deserves a larger stage." - Screen International.
"An unforgettable moviegoing experience that deserves to be seen far and wide." - The Independentcritic.com