Remnants of the Watts Festival


Famed video artist Ulysses Jenkins captures an amalgamation of interviews, music performances, and photos to capture the Watts Summer Festival — a Black festival created in the wake of the 1965 Watts uprising — and, by extension, the ways community is integral to the Black experience in America. 


Director: Ulysses Jenkins 
Year: 1980
Genre: Documentary 
Type: Short

Link: www.criterionchannel.com/remnants-of-the-watts-festival





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