Releasing at February 9, 2021 on HBO MAX
“The American canon is not complete without it”. Black Art, a new documentary that illuminates the contributions that Black artists have made to American culture, premieres February 9, 2021 on HBO Max.
Black Art: In The Absence of Light (director: Sam Pollard; executive producer: Henry Louis Gates) is a look at Black American Art and representation using David Driskell’s landmark Two Centuries of Black American Art exhibition as a framing device.
Director: Sam Pollard
Stars: Maurice Berger, Tom Brokaw, Valerie Cassel Oliver, Jordan Casteel, David C. Driskell, Lyle Ashton Harris, Sarah Lewis
|Maurice Berger||►||(archive footage)|
|Valerie Cassel Oliver||►|
|David C. Driskell||►||(archive footage)|
|Lyle Ashton Harris||►|
|Kerry James Marshall||►|
|Richard J. Powell||►|
|Mary Schmidt Campbell||►|
|Hank Willis Thomas||►|
|Carrie Mae Weems||►|