Filmmaker Perspective: Terrence Thames

Telling Our Own Story | Extra
May 31, 2022 | 3 min

Filmmaker Terrence Thames explores the basis for how racism took hold in Iowa and why it persists today, as well as the successes and failures of Black people in Iowa who navigate the nuances of building generational wealth. 

Watch his films Racism and Its Impact and Poverty and the Wealth Gap as part of our Telling Our Own Story film collection, online June 2022.