The National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) documentary series, 180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School, which shines the spotlight on the nation’s educational crisis, has won a Peabody Award, the Pulitzer Prize of electronic media. Jacquie Jones, the executive director of NBPC, will be presented the award on May 19th at the Peabody Awards ceremony at New York City’s Waldorf-Astoria.
Performing artists Pandit Chitresh Das and Jason Samuels congratulate each other after a performance in the AfroPoP documentary “Upaj: Improvise.”
A prosecutor hangs his head in the AfroPoP documentary “War Don Don.”
Critically acclaimed actor Anthony Mackie takes on the helm of host for the sixth engaging anthology of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange, with films about war, peace, art, love and as always cultural learning!
A young boy shoots his basketball from a low angle in the AfroPoP documentary “Doin’ It in the Park: Pick-up Basketball, NYC.”
A bustling Haitian market still image from the AfroPoP documentary “Deported.”
It’s a family affair as local wood carver shows his young daughter the ropes in Daan Veldhuizen’s Stories from Lakka Beach.
A carver contemplates the ocean in Stories from Lakka Beach.
The boys of Curacao stand in watching a game in Keith Aumont’s “Boys of Summer.”