Goff effectively bottles the energy generated when history collides with memory and lets it resound in his feature to stirring effect.
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Beautifully layered, in AFTER SHERMAN filmmaker Jon-Sesrie Goff follows his father, a minister, in the aftermath of a mass shooting at his church in Charleston, South Carolina to understand how communities of descendants of enslaved Africans use their unique faith as a form of survival as they continue to fight for America to live up to its many unfulfilled promises to Black Americans.
Documentary, African-American Experience
NoHo 7 6.05.23 - 6.05.23