Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed

Pioneering politician Shirley Chisholm is the subject of this lauded documentary. The nation's first African-American congresswoman, the passionate Chisholm launches a campaign for the United States presidency in the 1972 election, and wins an impressive amount of support, given the era and the still-prevailing prejudices of many voters. The film takes a close look at her presidential run, providing interviews with Chisholm and the dedicated individuals who worked on her groundbreaking campaign.

Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed

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Shola Lynch, 2004, 72 minutes

Genre: Documentary
Cast Members: Shirley Chisholm