PBS NewsHour

New museum aims to reveal creative labor by actors of color

Clip: 01/17/2022 | 6m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

The Academy of Motion Pictures is best known for the Oscars, and for the controversy in recent years about the lack of diversity in its ranks and awards. Now the organization has opened a new museum in Los Angeles — said to be the largest in North America devoted to the art of filmmaking. Jeffrey Brown took a tour with one of its leaders for our arts and culture series, CANVAS.

Aired: 01/17/22

Rating: NR

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