For Black History Month, "Olympic Pride, American Prejudice" took the opportunity to provide a series of 3 Work in Progress screenings in conjunction with the DuSable Museum of African American History and the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center in Chicago. Director Deborah Riley Draper & Narrator/Executive Producer Blair Underwood took time out to discuss the film with the Chicago media.
Director Deborah Riley Draper and Narrator Blair Underwood made an appearance on Chicago's SportsTalkLive on Comcast Sportsnet in advance of the February 26, 2016 Work in Progress Screening at the DuSable Museum of African American History. Click here to view the on-air segment.
Deborah & Blair stopped by the ABC7Chicago studio for an appearance on "Windy City Live" with hosts Val Warner and Ryan Chiaverini to promote Thursday's (2/25) VIP Work in Progress screening at the DuSable Museum. Click here to view!
Narrator Blair Underwood discusses "Olympic Pride, American Prejudice" with WGN Morning News February, February 26. Click here to view!
Attending the festivities hosted by the DuSable Museum of African American History were the film's Executive Producers: Dr. Amy Tiemann, Blair Underwood, Deborah Riley Draper and Michael Draper. Photos by Steve Capers. Click here for more photos!
Erick Fernandez, Editorial Fellow at HuffPost Sports, posted this great article on "Olympic Pride, American Prejudice" on February 24, 2016. Click below to read the full article.