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An Evening With Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee

Get a candid glimpse into the lives of actors Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee with this wonderful program! Taped live in Chicago, Illinois at the Art Institute of Chicago's Arthur Rubloff Auditorium on October 18, 2002, activist and scholar Angela Davis interviews Davis and Dee on their lives and careers as award-winning actors and cherished activists. From their work with the American Negro Theater in fighting segregation and discrimination after World War II, to their performances in the television series “Roots,” their stories and commitment to humanitarian and political activism will inspire you. Their enriching thoughts on the arts and politics will inspire generations to come in enacting positive change in the world. Own your copy of this historical and treasured piece of history on DVD today!

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An Evening With Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee