Chronicling the history and personal experiences of African Americans on the road from the advent of the automobile through the seismic changes of the 1960s and beyond.
Driving While Black explores the background of a phrase rooted in realities that have been a part of the African American experience for hundreds of years – told in part through the stories of the people who lived through it.
Producer: Kathryn Clinard, Emily Pfeil, Emir Lewis, Greg Sorin, Steve Bennet
Executive Producer: Margaret Munzer Loeb
Production Company: Steeplechase Films, Inc.
Production Year: 2017
Copyright Year: 2020
Director: Ric Burns, Gretchen Sorin
Actors: Gabriel Patillo, Niyi Adelekan, Tanya Brown, Brian Leonard
Writers: Ric Burns, Gretchen Sullivan Sorin
Number of Discs: 1
Length: 120 minutes
Subtitle Languages: English (SDH)
Audio Format: 5.1 Surround
Aspect Ratio: 16x9 Widescreen