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See Behind the Scenes of Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Clip: 02/20/2017 | 3m 57s Video has closed captioning.

Filmmakers Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn-Whack share some of the inspiration and process that went into making the film Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise.

Aired: 02/20/17

Rating: NR

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