Integration Report 1

  • Director

    Madeleine Anderson

  • USA 1960. 21min

  • Digital

This short by the first African-American female documentarian examines the struggle for Black equality in Alabama, Brooklyn and Washington D.C.

There Was No Longer Snow

Et la neige n’était plus

  • Director

    Ababacar Samb Makharam

  • Senegal 1965. 22min

  • Digital

  • English subtitles

In Samb Makharam’s debut, a young filmmaker returning home to Senegal reflects on his experiences studying abroad.

Flavio

  • Director

    Gordon Parks

  • USA-Brazil 1964. 11min

  • Digital

Parks’ film, inspired by a series he previously published in Life magazine, depicts a day in the life of a 12-year-old Brazilian, living in a community overlooking Rio.

Also available on BFI Player

Hunting Party

Jagdpartie

  • Director

    Ibrahim Shaddad

  • West Germany-Sudan 1964. 41min

  • Digital

  • English subtitles

A treatise on racism, Shaddad’s film uses a Western-like approach to portray a white mob’s hunt for a Black worker. See Early Archive Shorts plus a season introduction discussion with season curator Valérie Osouf.

See other screenings of Early Archive Shorts.