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Ossie Davis/Ruby Dee Feature Documentary In Development (Fundraising)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act May 22, 2012 at 12:24PM

Now here's a project to get behind, if there ever was one!
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Now here's a project to get behind, if there ever was one!

A feature documentary on the lives of Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee, directed by their grandson, Muta'Ali Muhammad - I think the first of its kind ever!

Titled Life’s Essentials with Ruby Dee, and described as "a documentary style film about Love, art and activism," the film will tell the life and love story of Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee, for the first time, incorporating candid and revealing conversations and much more.

But I'll say no more; watch the video pitch below, and if you're moved by it, head on over to the project's Kickstarter page to contribute - the goal is to raise $50,000, with 38 days left in the campaign and $1373 raised as of the time of this post.

Just click HERE, or in the Kickstarter widget underneath the video, to be taken there.


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