American Promise


This video was produced by J
oe Brewster and Michèle Stephenson.

HERE'S HOW THE CREATORS DESCRIBE THIS VIDEO:
"American Promise is more than a documentary; it is part of a bigger, ongoing movement about changing perceptions of-and behavior and values with respect to-young African-American males in our society." Documentary Magazine.

A documentary 13 years in the making, American Promise follows the journeys of two African-American boys and their families from kindergarten to high school graduation and provides a powerful narrative about the lives of African-American boys and their families, as well as the factors that contribute to the achievement gap in education for black male.

Brewster, J., & Stephenson, M. (2013, October 18). American Promise (Official Theatrical Trailer) [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knFReWtLkgc

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