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S6 Ep1: Doin' It in the Park: Pick-Up Basketball, NYC

Video duration: 57:16Video has closed captioning.

“Doin’ It in the Park: Pick-Up Basketball, NYC,” explores the history, culture and social impact of New York’s summer b-ball scene, widely recognized as the worldwide mecca of the sport, where pickup basketball is not just a sport but a way of life. With 700+ outdoor courts, and an estimated 500,000 players, the most loyal of which approach the game as a religion, and the playground as church.

Episodes of AfroPop6

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Black Out and Pangaea

Two short films focused on the lives of children: one in Guinea & another in New Orleans.

56:46

Black Out and Pangaea

56:46

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AfroPop

Intore ("The Chosen")

How Rwanda rose above a 1994 genocide to become a model of post-conflict peace and unity.

56:46

Intore ("The Chosen")

56:46

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S7 Ep3: Sound of Torture

In the Sinai desert refugees are being kidnapped and held for huge ransoms daily.

57:20

S7 Ep3: Sound of Torture

57:20

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AfroPop

S6 Ep9: Vivre

A teacher asks her class “What do you want to be when you grow up?

13:43

S6 Ep9: Vivre

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Previews of AfroPop6

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S5 Ep4: AfroPoP - Stolen Filmmaker Chat

AfroPoP interview with filmmakers Violeta Ayala and Daniel Fallshaw.

2:57

S5 Ep4: AfroPoP - Stolen Filmmaker Chat

2:57

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S5 Ep4: AfroPoP: Stolen (Trailer)

Filmmakers discover slavery in the Sahara desert.

1:07

S5 Ep4: AfroPoP: Stolen (Trailer)

1:07

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AfroPop

S5 Ep2: AfroPoP - Dear Mandela (Trailer)

Young South Africans from shantytowns put the promises of democracy to the test.

2:08

S5 Ep2: AfroPoP - Dear Mandela (Trailer)

2:08

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AfroPop

S5 Ep2: AfroPoP - Dear Mandela Filmmaker Chat

AfroPoP interview with filmmakers Dara Kell and Christopher Nizza.

3:07

S5 Ep2: AfroPoP - Dear Mandela Filmmaker Chat

3:07

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