|Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise – Trailer
With never before seen footage, directors BOB HERCULES and RITA COBURN WHACK present her incredible journey, shedding light on the untold aspects of her life with remarkable unmatched access. This intimate and personal portrait of Dr. Maya Angelou’s life is a touching and moving tribute to her legacy. This unprecedented film celebrates Dr. Maya Angelou by weaving her words with rare and intimate archival photographs and videos, which paint hidden moments of her exuberant life during some of Americaâ€™s most defining moments. From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to her inaugural speech for President Bill Clinton, the film takes us on an incredible journey through the life of a true American icon.
Directed by: Bob Hercules, Rita Coburn Whack
Starring: Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, Secretary Hillary Clinton, President Bill Clinton, Common, Cicely Tyson, Alfre Woodard, Lou Gossett, Nikki Giovanni, Quincy Jones