Desegregating Hollywood: Race, Film and Television
About This Show
DESEGREGATING HOLLYWOOD features conversations with artists, performers, policymakers, and others about the struggle for representation in film and TV - past and present. Host: Steve Ryfle.
Most Recent Episode
(EP3) JOHN RIDLEY interview: “Let It Fall” and the Los Angeles uprising 25 years later
Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley joins host Steve Ryfle for a discussion of LET IT FALL: LOS ANGELES 1982-1992, his new documentary revisiting the Los Angeles civil unrest 25 years later. Ridley, who won an Academy Award for his 12 YEARS A SLAVE screenplay, is also the creator and show runner of ABC-TV's AMERICAN CRIME and the writer of numerous feature films. LET IT FALL aired on ABC on April 28, 2017 and is currently in theatrical release in the U.S.