“From Africa to the White House” is powerful documentary that takes an inspiring
look at black history and the iconic figures who influenced it most. Produced by
BAIT-CAL Films and New Images LTD, it tells the stories of key African-Americans
and how their impact helped shape our world's history.
This incredible film offers an insightful perspective of how African-Americans overcame the shackles of racism during their legendary journey from slavery to the White House. Rosa Parks, Muhammad Ali, The Temptations and U.S. President Barack Obama are the focus of this riveting documentary, which examines their pivotal roles in African-American history and connects the significance of their stories like never before.
The documentary is written and directed by Lon Muqaddin, who brings these historic legends to life with a driving narrative, rare video footage, classic photos, and exquisite artwork by internationally acclaimed fine artist Jameel Rasheed. It features appearances from some of entertainments biggest names including Academy Award Winner Louis Gossett Jr., legendary Hollywood actress Angela Bassett, and Emmy award winning actor Glynn Turman.