Through the eyes of Harlem funeral director Isaiah Owens, the beauty and grace of African-American funerals are brought to life. Homegoings paints a portrait of grieving families and a man who sends loved ones "home."
Christine Turner discusses the inspiration behind her moving film Homegoings, which takes a look at undertaking in the black community.
Dancers from the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company perform a contemporary piece inspired by the documentary Homegoings.
Funeral director Isaiah Owens gives a brief overview of the "homegoing" funeral tradition.
Linda "Redd" Williams-Miller visits Isaiah Owens to preplan her funeral arrangements.
Linda "Redd" Williams-Miller explains why she decided to preplan her funeral arrangements.
Harlem funeral director Isaiah Owens describes his fascination with funerals as a child and how sending loved ones "home" has been his calling.
Isaiah Owens describes the role a funeral director has played in black communities.
In this deleted scene from Homegoings, a woman remembers and shares fond memories of her mother during her "homegoing" service.