Movie Review: "I Am Not Your Negro"

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Movie Moles Jan Haaken and Denise Morris discuss and appreciate Raoul Peck's new film featuring the writing of James Baldwin, "I Am Not Your Negro".  It's currently playing at the Hollywood Theater and Cinema 21 here in Portland.

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Just saw the film last night (at the Academy in Montavilla). Figured I'd see if anyone has talked about it on KBOO and found your review. You did the film justice, gotta say. I don't always like your take on things, or maybe it's the tone or something, but I really resonated with both of your impressions of the film, which I also found very powerful and, yes, haunting. What a person, Baldwin. One of our most astute social observer-critics.

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