"BLACK WOMEN ARE..."

CREDITS

 

Created By

Lauren Craddock

 

Interviewees

Leelah Logan
Blanche Akon
TroyElan Richardson
Halle Ewing
Adaora Oramah
Talia Smith

Kelsey Morrison
Kiara Ventura
Fabrice Juin
Reggie Thomas Jr. 
Oatile Ramsay

 

 

Website By

Ton Do-Nguyen

 

Sources


MAGIC:

Umi Says - Mos Def


Patient:

Lemonade - Beyoncé
Strange Fruit - Billie Holiday


Resilient:

“To Be Black and Woman and Alive” -  Crystal Valentine & Aaliyah Jihad
Try Again - Aaliyah


Independent:

Independent Women, Pt. 1 - Destiny’s Child
Independent - Webbie


Healing:

Blackbird - Nina Simone
Healing - Nayo Jones


(Not) Angry:

Caught Out There - Kelis
The Angry Black Woman - Porsha O.
Girls Trip (2017)
The Cosby Show - Vanessa Goest to Baltimore


Worthy:

Babylon - SZA


Powerful:

Is Your Love Big Enough? - Lianne La Havas


Door-Openers:

The Cosby Show - Denise’s First Car
Stairway to the Stars - Ella Fitzgerald
Halle Berry Oscars Best Actress, 2002


Boss:

Bossy - Kelis
Year of 4  - Beyoncé
Angela Davis


Beautiful:

Rocket - Beyoncé
Pretty Girl Rock - Keri Hilson
Fresh Prince of Bel Air - Did the Earth Move for You?


Girlfriends:

Girl - Destiny’s Child
Girlfriends - Season 3
Girlfriends - Theme Song


Sacrificing:

Superwoman - Alicia Keys


Loved:

A Different World - Season 5
Crazy He Calls Me - Billie Holliday


Cultured:

Formation - Beyoncé
BabyPhat - Kimora Lee Simmons
Hiplet - Great Big Story
The Jump Off - Lil' Kim
Insecure - Season 2


Barriered:

Hidden Figures (2016)
Runnin’ - Pharrell Williams
Poem by Shanika Powell


Understanding:

I Wanna Be Down - Brandy


Themselves:

Nasty - Janet Jackson


Creators:

Interlude 4 - Lauryn Hill
I Gotta Find Peace of Mind - Lauryn Hill
@sew_trill - artist Cristina Martinez


Backbone:

Selma (2015)
Live Your Life - T.I. feat. Rihanna


Tenacious:

Gossip Folks - Missy Elliott
Poem by Shanika Powell


Fearless:

To Be Free - Nina Simone
Female Energy - Willow Smith


Passionate:

Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Insecure - Season 2


Everything:

I’m Every Woman - Chaka Khan


Versatile:

In My Own Little Corner (Cinderella) - Brandy


Moving Forward:

Alright - Kendrick Lamar
Black Women in Hollywood Speech, 2015 - Oprah


Here:

Finesse Remix - Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B
Super Bowl 50 Halftime - Beyoncé


Human:

I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free - Nina Simone