Independent Lens

Trailer | A Reckoning in Boston

Preview: Season 23 Episode 6 | 30s | Video has closed captioning.

What happens when you discover that your assumptions are flawed? A white filmmaker starts his academic inquiry by documenting low-income, adult students of color at the Clemente Course in Boston. After time, he comes to terms with his own complicity in racism. Alongside students, a unique filmmaking collaboration forms to explore the area's history of racism and gentrification.

Aired: 12/07/21

Rating: NR

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