Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Recommended Films

Title

Author/Director

Year Published

Medium

Diversity Category

Higher Learning John Singleton 1995 Films Race and Ethnicity
Rosewood John Singleton 1997 Films Race and Ethnicity
Sounder Martin Ritt 1972 Films Race and Ethnicity
Spinning Into Butter Mark Brokaw 2007 Films Race and Ethnicity
Jungle Fever Spike Lee 1991 Films Race and Ethnicity
The Great Debaters Denzel Washington 2007 Films Race and Ethnicity
American History X Tony Kaye 1998 Films Race and Ethnicity
Nothing But a Man Michael Roemer 1964 Films Race and Ethnicity
Zebrahead Anthony Drazan 1992 Films Race and Ethnicity
Crash Paul Haggis 2004 Films Race and Ethnicity
Crossing Over Wayne Kramer 2009 Films Race and Ethnicity
Bamboozled Spike Lee 2000 Films Race and Ethnicity
Frozen River Courtney Hunt 2008 Films Race and Ethnicity
Children of Men Alfonso Cuaron 2006 Films Race and Ethnicity
Schindler's List Steven Spielberg 1993 Films Race and Ethnicity
Still Killing Us Softly Margaret Lazarus 1987 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Real Women Have Curves Patricia Cardoso 2002 Films Gender/ Sexuality
North Country Niki Caro 2005 Films Gender/ Sexuality
The Accused Jonathan Kaplan 1988 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Dreamworlds Series Sut Jhally 1997 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Transamerica Duncan Tucker 2005 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Brokeback Mountain Ang Lee 2005 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Boys Don’t Cry Kimberly Peirce 1999 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Philadelphia Jonathan Demme 1993 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Milk Gus Van Sant 2008 Films Gender/ Sexuality
Saved! Brian Dannelly 2004 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Namesake Mira Nair 2006 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Passion of the Christ Mel Gibson 2004 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
What’s Cooking? Gurinder Chadha 2000 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Tortilla Soup Maria Ripoll 2001 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Memoirs of a Geisha Rob Marshall 2005 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Lone Star John Sayles 1996 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Pieces of April Peter Hedges 2003 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
Whale Rider Niki Caro 2002 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs
The Last Samurai Edward Zwik 2003 Films Religious/ Cultural/ Spiritual Beliefs