49 year old award winning American filmmaker Ava DuVernay is one of the brilliant and bold brains behind the film that is seldom taught in film schools. The film that distributors rejected and theaters didn’t want to show.
The film ‘Sankofa‘ that revolves around the resistance of Black people and the power within them.
The award winning film created such a lot of contention in America with loads of conversation regarding whether or not it ought to be given the go-ahead.
In spite of the turmoil encompassing the release of ‘Sankofa‘, ARRAY ultimately re-released it on Netflix on the 24th of September 2021.
The film which is labeled by numerous people as a story coming from one of the superior figures in the 21st century in filmmaking, is to celebrate the strength of the Black People.
As per Haile Gerima (who is one of the acclaimed worldwide producers) of ‘Sankofa’, it is a film about the untold history of Black people and their resistance.