I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro
reż. Raoul Peck/USA, France, Belgium, Switzerland, 2016/89 min.

In 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, ”Remember This House”. The book was to be a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. At the time of Baldwin’s death in 1987, he left behind only thirty completed pages of his manuscript.


  • projection time:
    89 min.
  • country/year:
    USA, France, Belgium, Switzerland, 2016
  • director:
    Raoul Peck
  • pictures:
    Henry Adebonojo, Bill Ross, Turner Ross
  • production:
    Velvet Film
  • selected festivals and awards:
    Nomination for Oscar® Best Documentary 2017, IFF Berlin: Special Mention from the Ecumenical Jury and Panorama Audience Award 2017, IFF Toronto 2016, IDFA Amsterdam 2016

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