Meeting David Wilson

Meeting David Wilson

Director: David A. Wilson, Daniel J. Woolsey

Cast: David A. Wilson, Daniel J. Woolsey

     
 
This documentary follows African-American journalist David Wilson as he investigates the history of racism in America by tracing his own family geneology. In doing so, he meets a white man named David Wilson, who turns out to be the progeny of the slave-owner who controlled the other David Wilson's ancestors. Their meeting leads to an honest, painful, revealing

Overview

This documentary follows African-American journalist David Wilson as he investigates the history of racism in America by tracing his own family geneology. In doing so, he meets a white man named David Wilson, who turns out to be the progeny of the slave-owner who controlled the other David Wilson's ancestors. Their meeting leads to an honest, painful, revealing discussion about race-relations.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/26/2010
UPC:
0653496123427
Original Release:
2009
Source:
Seminal Films
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:22:00

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Meeting David Wilson
1. Newark Riots, the 80's & Young David [11:21]
2. Driving South In Search of Answers [5:43]
3. Baby Doll Test/What's Wrong With Black People? [4:34]
4. The Media and the Cycle [3:48]
5. Arriving In the South [15:35]
6. Meeting David Wilson [22:28]
7. Exploring African Ancestry (DNA) [6:08]
8. Returning Home (Slave Fort & Sankofa) [7:21]
9. Lessons Learned, You Can Rise [2:04]

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >