Traveling While Black

Traveling While Black immerses global audiences in the American story of minorities’ struggle for freedom of movement. This storytelling experience explores how African Americans navigate harrowing landscapes, from the pre-Civil Rights era through to the challenges minority travelers face today.

Roger Ross Williams Roger Ross Williams
Director, Producer

Roger Ross Williams is an award winning documentary filmmaker most notably known for God Loves Uganda and Music by Prudence; He is the first African American to win an Academy Award® for directing... more»

Joe Lovett Joe Lovett
Executive Producer

Joe Lovett is an award-winning filmmaker, whose films have informed, engaged and inspired people into action. Over the years, Lovett has produced over 35 hours of primetime programming and has been... more»

Bonnie Nelson Schwartz Bonnie Nelson Schwartz
Executive Producer

Bonnie Nelson Schwartz is a Broadway theatre, concert, film, and television producer with more than 100 productions in Washington, DC, New York and London to her credit.

Additional Credits

Lina Srivastava - PRODUCER
Dana Dansereau - WEB ECOSYSTEM CONSULTANT
Nick Fortugno - GAME DESIGN CONSULTANT
Margaret Wallace - GAME DESIGN CONSULTANT
Oscar Raby, Vrtov - VIRTUAL REALITY ARTIST
Katy Morrison, Vrtov - VIRTUAL REALITY ARTIST
Mike Thibodeau - COORDINATING PRODUCER
Karina Vidal - EDITOR
Ayesha Nadarajah - PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

"Traveling While Black delves into 'under-the-skin' issues. What does being under suspicion everywhere you go do to you? How does it shape your view of your world, your future, yourself?”

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