I AM GARVEY MOVIE COMING SOON.
I am Garvey Promo Video
Published on Mar 31, 2015
Promotion video of the first biopic regarding the life and legacy of the Honorable Marcus Garvey and the UNIA-ACL.
UNIA-ACL endorsed I Am Garvey Promotional tour coming to a city near you Summer 2
Kickstarter Video: Marcus Garvey Movie: I Am Garvey
Published on Jan 17, 2014
The purpose of this movie is to enlighten all ethnicities about Marcus Garvey's legacy. As of today there has been only 3 documentaries and many books & journals written about Mr. Garvey, but no one has completed a film ready for the "big screen." "I AM GARVEY" is a historical social drama that needs to be completed.
Marcus Garvey interview
The Story of Marcus Garvey
Published on Nov 23, 2013
Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr., ONH (17 August 1887 -- 10 June 1940), was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator who was a staunch proponent of the Black nationalism and Pan-Africanism movements, to which end he founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL). He founded the Black Star Line, part of the Back-to-Africa movement, which promoted the return of the African diaspora to their ancestral lands.
Prior to the twentieth century, leaders such as Prince Hall, Martin Delany, Edward Wilmot Blyden, and Henry Highland Garnet advocated the involvement of the African diaspora in African affairs. Garvey was unique in advancing a Pan-African philosophy to inspire a global mass movement and economic empowerment focusing on Africa known as Garveyism. Promoted by the UNIA as a movement of African Redemption, Garveyism would eventually inspire others, ranging from the Nation of Islam to the Rastafari movement (which proclaims Garvey as a prophet).
Garveyism intended persons of African ancestry in the diaspora to "redeem" the nations of Africa and for the European colonial powers to leave the continent. His essential ideas about Africa were stated in an editorial in the Negro World entitled "African Fundamentalism", where he wrote: "Our union must know no clime, boundary, or nationality... to let us hold together under all climes and in every country..."