I Am Not Your Negro
Opens Mar 10, 2017
After T/F Film Fest shows this powerful film (with the director present!), Ragtag will open it on March 10.
Writer James Baldwin tells the story of race in modern America with his unfinished novel, "Remember This House." Using only the writer's original words, director Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin
never finished -- a radical narration about race in America through the
lives and assassinations of three of his friends: Martin Luther King
Jr., Medgar Evers and Malcolm X.
"Raoul Peck's I Am Not Your Negro is the rare movie that might be called a spiritual documentary."-- Owen Gleiberman, Variety
"It is a striking work of storytelling. By assembling the scattered images and historical clips suggested by Baldwin's writing, I Am Not Your Negro is a cinematic séance, and one of the best movies about the civil rights era ever made."--Jordan Hoffman, The Guardian
Meetacriric ranks it the