August 28th: A Day in the Life of a People

  • 22'
  • USA
  • 2016
This short film looks at six significant events in African-American history that all occurred on that date in different years. Commissioned by the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture to commemorate the museum's opening, the film screens daily at the museum.
Director
Ava DuVernay
Premiere
European premiere
Country of production
USA
Production Year
2016
Festival Edition
IFFR 2018
Length
22'
Medium
File
Language
English
Producers
Ava DuVernay, Paul Games
Sales
National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC)