Saturday, April 12, 2008

Film: Meeting David Wilson

The film, “Meeting David Wilson” premiered last night on MSNBC. This film traces a young man’s journey to track down his family’s past in slavery. It is the story of David A. Wilson, a young African American man from Newark, NJ who is in search of his roots. The film traces David A. Wilson’s journey to North Carolina to meet David B. Wilson, a descendant of the southern white family who owned his family during slavery. Although the film focuses on racism and injustices, it’s overall message is that African Americans are “Not the descendants of Victims, but Victors.

Trailer, Meeting David Wilson

ABC News, Meeting David Wilson

ABC Nightly News, Meeting David Wilson

The documentary “Meeting David Wilson” contains the following parts:

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