PBS POV Documentary: Raising Bertie

Event Type: 1-Movie
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 4/14/2018
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 5:30 PM
 Adults ages 18+. Raising Bertie is an intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina. This powerful vérité film weaves the young men's narratives together as they work to define their identities and grow into adulthood while navigating complex relationships, institutional racism, violence, poverty, and educational inequity. A co-presentation with the National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC).
Library: Lamb Library
Location: Lamb Meeting Room (Lower Level)
Contact: Rachael Parlier
Contact Number: 719-562-5676
Presenter: LB1, Rachael Parlier -