American Masters: Maya Angelou and Still I Rise Documentary (NR) 114 minutes

American Masters: MAYA ANGELOU: AND STILL I RISE - DOCUMENTARY--(NR)--PBS and this film celebrate Dr. Maya Angelou, “a redwood tree with deep roots in American culture”. By weaving her words with rare and intimate archival photographs and videos, which paint hidden moments of her life during some of America s most defining moments. Interspersed with remarkable interviews with family and friends. 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.