Award of Merit – “We Kept America Great” (USA)

Title: We Kept America Great
Runtime: 12 min
Country: USA
Director: Johnnie O Michael
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: December, 2021

Synopsis: A series of documentaries that emphasize the contributions from African American, Hispanic/Latina, Native American, Asian and other immigrant communities. Our goal is to unite Americans while educating, highlighting, celebrating and sharing the significant role that these Americans have played in “making” and “keeping” America great. The current episode is focused on the contributions of African Americans to the development of America a a world economic power and global leader.