• Family Pictures USA 2017 Teaser

‘Family Pictures USA’ TV Series

National TV series that explores neighborhoods & cities through the lens of the family photo album!

“Once you see America through family pictures, you will never see this country the same way again.”

Thomas Allen Harris hosts “Family Pictures USA”, a new TV series that explores neighborhoods and cities through people’s family photo albums for a true “people’s history.” Our pilot series kicks off in Detroit where we interviewed hundreds of families and gathered thousands of photographs. We need your help towards completing a 1 hour pilot episode for national broadcast!

Check out our crowdfunding campaign at Indiegogo »


And be sure to check out the Family Pictures: USA Trailer


Family Pictures USA Trailer

Family Pictures USA is a documentary-style magazine show, filmed before a live studio audience, that journeys through a rapidly changing landscape where the foundations of a familiar and idealized “AMERICA” are being transformed.

The Mighty Joe Von Battle – Requiem for a Record Shop Man

My father, the late Joe Von Battle, was an important mid-century recorder and producer of blues and gospel music in Detroit, from 1945 until 1967. He has been called the “Chess of Detroit”, referring to the iconic Chicago Record company, and is regarded by many as a cornerstone in the building of the “Detroit Sound.”

Before You Came, We Were Here: An Ojibway Family & The Making of Detroit

Chantel Henry (Ginew Kwe or "Golden Eagle Woman") became aware of her and her family's deep connection to the city of Detroit about four years ago. We are so honored that she decided to share with us the story of how her grandparents, Arnold and Freda Henry, came to Detroit and her family's rich history in the city.


Photos From The DDFR Community

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Natalie Shmuel shared Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow's post to the group: Family Pictures USA. ... See MoreSee Less

Introducing one of our many "Family Pictures USA" Detroit characters, model & Muslim feminist Leah Vernon! Support the campaign to help bring Leah and other Detroiters to national TV broadcast! www.bi...

Visiting my Dad and checking out his photo archives. All shot and printed by him except for 2 photos. ... See MoreSee Less

Visiting my Dad and checking out his photo archives. All shot and printed by him except for 2 photos.

Alfeia DeVaughn Goodwin, Keith Shapiro and 6 others like this

Digital Diaspora Family Reunion RoadshowLove seeing these! Thank you for sharing Your dad's photography & archive. What are you planning on doing with them?

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ANNOUNCING the KASHISH 2018 INTERNATIONAL POSTER DESIGN CONTEST

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ANNOUNCING the KASHISH 2018 INTERNATIONAL POSTER DESIGN CONTEST

with a CASH AWARD of Rs.25,000 sponsored by ace fashion designer Wendell Rodricks

Deadline: January 15, 2018

in association with QGraphy

For rules check https://tinyurl.com/K18PosterDesign
#KASHISH2018 #TogetherWithPride #DesignContest

SHARE & SPREAD THE WORD!

Lindsey Seïde shared Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow's post to the group: Family Pictures USA.

Excited for the upcoming premiere of Thomas Allen Harris' new short doc, About Face: The Evolution of a Black Producer! TICKETS are FREE w/ RSVP😄
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December is an exciting month! Visual AIDS Day With(out) Art presents the premiere of Thomas Allen Harris' new short film "About Face: The Evolution of a Black Producer" at Whitney Museum of American ...

Excited for the upcoming premiere of Thomas Allen Harris new short doc, About Face: The Evolution of a Black Producer! TICKETS are FREE w/ RSVP😄

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So if anyone likes investigative challenges, here's one for you. Backstory: a couple years ago, my mom and I had bought old furniture offline. I was cleaning the vanity and when I pulled out the drawe...

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Joanne ButcherWhat a beautiful story! Good luck in finding your Clair Zampino and George Koutures descendants.

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