This resource guide is intended to help you deepen your knowledge of the roots of injustice and inequity and learn about anti-racism efforts. These resources will be regularly updated. Feel free to share with your family, friends and colleagues.

If you have any questions or would like to suggest a resource, please contact the Office of Health Equity at OHEinfo@vumc.org


Compiled by the Office of Health Equity, Updated on 08-11-2020

  • 13 TH  (directed by Ava DuVernay) | streaming on Netflix and YouTube
  • The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (directed by Stanley Nelson) | rent or purchase
  • The Black Power Mixtape:  1967-1975 (directed by Goran Olsson) | rent or purchase
  • Blindspotting (directed by Carlos López Estrada) | streaming on HBO and Hulu
  • Clemency (directed by Chinonye Chukwu) | rent or purchase
  • Get Out (directed by Jordan Peele) | rent or purchase
  • The Hate You Give (directed by George Tilman Jr.) | stream for free
  • I Am Not Your Negro (directed by Raoul Peck) | streaming on Amazon 
  • If Beale Street Could Talk (directed by Barry Jenkins) | streaming on Hulu
  • Fruitvale Station (directed by Ryan Coogler) | rent or purchase
  • Just Mercy (directed by Destin Daniel Cretton) | streaming for free
  • King in the Wilderness (directed by Peter Kunhardt) | rent or purchase
  • The Lena Baker Story (directed by Ralph Wilcox) | rent or purchase
  • Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992 (directed by John Ridley) | streaming on Netflix
  • Moonlight (directed by Barry Jenkins) | streaming on Netflix
  • Mudbound  (directed by Dee Rees) | streaming on Netflix
  • Race: The Power of an Illusion by Christine Herbes-Sommers, Tracy Heather Strain, Llewellyn Smith | rent or purchase
  • Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story | streaming on Paramount Network
  • Say Her Name: The Life And Death Of Sandra Bland (directed by David Heilbroner, Kate Davis) | streaming on HBO and Hulu
  • Selma (directed by Ava DuVernay) | rent or purchase
  • Slavery by Another Name (directed by Samuel D. Pollard) | streaming on PBS and YouTube
  • True Justice  (directed by George Kunhardt, Peter Kunhardt, Teddy Kunhardt) | streaming on HBO

  • The Innocence Files | streaming on Netflix
  • Pose | streaming on Netflix
  • Watchmen | streaming on HBO
  • When They See Us | streaming on Netflix