Independent Lens - Season 16, Episode 10 - Rotten Tomatoes

American Denial

EPISODE:

Episode Info

An exploration of race in America that juxtaposes Swedish sociologist Gunnar Myrdal's landmark 1944 study of segregation, "An American Dilemma," with modern life. Included: archival footage and news reports; home movies from the 1930s and '40s; and results from psychological tests of racial attitudes.

Cast

Discussion Forum

Discuss Independent Lens on our TV talk forum!