An American Promise

Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson, USA, 2012, HDcam, 120'

An American Promise is a documentary twelve years in the making that chronicles the complex educational experiences of two African American boys and their families.

Project information

Status: completed
Title: An American Promise
Country: USA
IDFA Forum selection announced October 13, 2015 | The complete list of projects selected for IDFA Forum 2015 has been announced.
IDFA 2015 Line-Up Announced October 9, 2015 | The complete list of selected films for IDFA 2015, in alphabetical order, is now online. The full screening schedule will be available from November 5.
Looking at documentary sound October 6, 2015 | Sound in the documentary will be the central theme of the Sounds Real program. IDFA has invited five international sound designers to choose two documentaries with exceptional sound design: one of their own, and one by a colleague.
Opening film: A Family Affair by Tom Fassaert September 22, 2015 | The 28th edition of IDFA will open with A Family Affair by Dutch director Tom Fassaert, an exploration of the director's own delicate family history.


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