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Filmmaker to Chocolate City: “Ferguson is Family”

Independent Producer/Director Ralph L. Crowder III speaks at the premiere screening of the documentary film “Hands Up don’t Shoot Our Youth Movement.”


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Exclusive Radio Interview with producer/director Ralph L. Crowder III

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#Ferguson Documentary Filmmaker Volunteers at Maryland High School


“Hands Up Don’t Shoot Our Youth Movement” producer/ director Ralph L. Crowder III,  stopped by a Forestville, Maryland Military Academy to spend time with students, and screen the touring documentary film.  ”Youth Sparked Movements” and independent media-making were among themes discussed with the groups of high school seniors in attendance.

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Screening arranged by teacher Marq King
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Ralph L. Crowder III, on Voices With Vision

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 Netfa Freeman,  radio show co-host of “Voices with Vision”


Producer/director Ralph L. Crowder III,  was recently welcomed to the airwaves of “Voices with Vision” to discuss cultural observations and the tour of his newest documentary film project

“Hands Up Don’t Shoot Our Youth Movement”


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#Ferguson Documentary DC Premiere @ Busboys and Poets


Hands Up Don’t Shoot Our Youth Movement Documentary Film DC Screening 2/26

The death of Mike Brown and uprising in Ferguson Missouri inspired documentary film “Hands Up Don’t Shoot Our Youth Movement.”Produced & directed by Ralph L. Crowder III, the film  had its DC premiere Thursday, February 26th, at Busboys and Poets, Takoma Park, from 8-10pm.

Attendees met the filmmaker and joined in the post screening discussion moderated by, Dr. Pam Brewer. WPFW, in partnership with the American Psychological Association, and Busboys and Poets, invited everyone to support 89.3FM by attending this exclusive screening of this very important film. Single tickets were available for a pledge of $50, and a pair available for a pledge of $89.30.


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Producer/director Ralph L. Crowder III, during post screening interview with WPFW show host and panel moderator Dr. Pamela Brewer.  Post discussion panel included:  Filmmaker Ralph L. Crowder III,  Princess Black of Think M.O.O.R. and Dr. Yasser Arafat Payne, Professor – Department of Black American Studies – University of Delaware.


#Ferguson Filmmaker Featured on WPFW’s “MyNDTalk”


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Ralph L. Crowder III – Producer / Director



Dr. Pamela Brewer host of MyNDTALK

Independent producer/director Ralph L. Crowder III,  joined               Dr. Pamela Brewer as her “MyNDTALK” guest to discuss his newest  documentary film “Hands Up Don’t Shoot Our Youth Movement” and it’s Washington, DC premiere hosted by WPFW – 89.3 FM, The American Psychological Association & Busboys and Poets


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