Between the World and Me (2020)


Based on Ta-Nehisi Coates’ #1 New York Times bestseller and originally adapted and staged by the Apollo Theater, this special combines elements of that production - including powerful readings from Coates’ book - with documentary footage from the actors’ home life, archival footage, and animation.

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Viooz Score: 7.3/10 from 4 votes
Release Date: 2020-11-21
Status: Released
Run time: 85 min / 1:25
Production Studio : HBO Documentary Films
Production Country: United States of America

Between the World and Me Casts

Ta-Nehisi Coates
as Self
Angela Bassett
as Self
Alicia Garza
as Self
Jharrel Jerome
as Self
Janet Mock
as Self
Joe Morton
as Self
Wendell Pierce
as Self
Phylicia Rashād
as Self
MJ Rodriguez
as Self
Kendrick Sampson
as Self
Yara Shahidi
as Self
Black Thought
as Self
Courtney B. Vance
as Self
Pauletta Washington
as Self
Susan Kelechi Watson
as Self
Michelle Wilson
as Self
Oprah Winfrey
as Self
Chadwick Boseman
Mahershala Ali

Between the World and Me Crew

Editing Terilyn A. Shropshire Editor
Production Susan Kelechi Watson Executive Producer
Production Roger Ross Williams Executive Producer
Camera Jerry Henry Director of Photography
Editing Keith L. Davis Editor
Production Ta-Nehisi Coates Executive Producer
Writing Ta-Nehisi Coates Writer
Camera Christine Ng Director of Photography
Editing Ephraim Kirkwood Editor
Production Geoff Martz Producer
Editing Daysha Broadway Editor
Directing Kamilah Forbes Director
Production Kamilah Forbes Executive Producer
Writing David Teague Adaptation
Production Alisa Payne Producer