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The following are documentary films that recommends because of their presentation of Global African History. Most of these documentaries are available through

Director/Producersort iconTitle YearAvailable on Amazon?
(No Producer Given)Njinga: Queen of Angola2014
Abrams, Leonard Quilombo Country: Afro-Brazilian Villages in the 21st Century2008
Allie, Ali and Reyes, RubenGarifuna in Peril2012
Apostolidis, AndreasA Place Without People: Tanzania2009
Barnwell, RobinAfrica's Last Taboo2010
Bate, PeterCongo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death2003
BBCThe Colour of Money: Colonialism and the Slave Trade1996
BBCFatal Impact: Eugenics, Social Darwinism, and Genocide2007
BBCA Savage Legacy: Apartheid, Jim Crow, and Racism Today2007
Boynton, RachelBig Men2013
California NewsreelThomas Sankara: The Upright Man2006
Deacon, Rowan When the Moors Ruled Europe2005Yes
Ditsie, Beverley Palesa and Newman, NickySimon and I2001
Ekanayake, SujewaEgalite for All: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian Revolution2009Yes
Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.Black in Latin America, Episode 1--Haiti and the Dominican Republic2011Yes
Gates, Henry Louis Jr.Black in Latin America, Episode 2--Cuba: The Next Revolution2011Yes
Gates, Henry Louis Jr.Black in Latin America, Episode 3--Brazil: A Racial Paradise2011Yes
Gates, Henry Louis Jr.Black in Latin America, Episode 4--Mexico and Peru2011Yes
Gibson, BrianThe Josephine Baker Story1991Yes
Green, FanniNjinga the Queen King: The Return of a Warrior2010Yes
James, Dante and Simonnet, OliverHarlem in Montmartre: A Paris Jazz Story2009
JCD & Associates, Ltd.The Merikins2012
Julien, IsaacFrantz Fanon: Black Skin White Mask1996
Kavuma, LovinsaRape for Who I Am2006
Max, DavidThe Manuscripts of Timbuktu2012
Muholi, ZaneleDifficult Love2010
No Director ListedGhana: The TransAtlantic Slave Trade2011
Peck, RaoulLumumba2000
Phillips, SuzanneJosephine Baker: The First Black Superstar2006
Poulsen, Frank Piasecki et al.Blood in the Mobile: Mining in the Congo2012Yes
Ralling, ChristopherChasing a Rainbow: The Life of Josephine Baker1986
Robin, PatriceLe Tata: Paysages de pierres1992
Schroeder, BarbetGeneral Idi Amin Dada1974Yes
Simkin, Michael et al.Lost Kingdoms of Africa2009Yes
Smith, Lllewellyn M.Herskovits at the Heart of Blackness2009
The BBCThe First Black Britons2005
WGBH Educational FoundationAfricans In America: America's Journey Through Slavery: The Terrible Transformation (1450-1750)1998Yes
Wright, Katherine Fairfax and Zouhali-Worrall, MalikaCall Me Kuchu2012
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