Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise is available in: English on Netflix Portugal




Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise



Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack's unprecedented film celebrates Dr. Maya Angelou by weaving her words with rare and intimate archival photographs and videos, which paint hidden moments of her exuberant life during some of America’s most defining civil rights moments. From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her swinging soirees with Malcolm X in Ghana to her inaugural speech for President Bill Clinton, we are given special access to interviews with Dr. Angelou whose indelible charm and quick wit make it easy to love her.

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Maya Angelou and Still I Rise (2016)
Rating: 7.8/10 (362 votes)
Director: Bob Hercules Rita Coburn Whack
Writer: N/A
Stars: Cicely Tyson Guy Johnson Diahann Carroll Don Martin
Runtime: 114 min
Rated: Not Rated
Genre: Documentary Biography History
Released: 14 Oct 2016
Plot: The first feature documentary about the remarkable writer, poet, actress, activist Maya Angelou.