Lumumba 2000)

This docudrama relates the rise to power of the man who might have stabilized the Congo, Patrice Lumumba, but whom the CIA helped to kill because it feared he was turning toward Moscow.

ROOTS (1977 TV Series)

Alex Haley traces roots of his African heritage back to the days of slavery & then to Kunta Kinte, captured in Africa, sold into slavery in the Colonies, but never giving up his dream of freedom.

Terraferma

A Sicilian family, at odds over how to cope with the changing times, must decide whether to help a group of African illegal immigrants whom the grandfather has rescued at sea.