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Chisholm '72: Unbought and Unbossed

Directed by Shola Lynch
United States, 2004
Documentary

Synopsis

Brooklyn-based Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm represented a series of firsts: She was the first African-American woman elected to Congress and the first black person and woman to run a serious, high-profile campaign in the U.S. presidential primary.

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Chisholm '72: Unbought and Unbossed Directed by Shola Lynch

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2005 | 2 nominations including: Best Documentary