Film 2017-12-04T20:37:44+00:00

3 Powerful Films About Black Wealth


extends the conversation started by the original movie, Black Friday, with additional interviews added to the movie from Les Brown, Chuck D, Ice Tea and others. In an effort to heighten the economic awareness and financial responsibility in the African-American community, the film, Black Friday – The Remix, presents solutions on how to better manage the 1.2 Trillion dollars that leaves African-American communities annually. In addition, the film champions financial literacy and the importance of leaving a financial and ethical legacy for the next generation.


In the documentary Black Friday, “What Legacy Will You Leave” examines the Economic Psychology of African Americans spending habits and the importance of leaving a Legacy. These financial and psychological factors have contributed to African Americans transferring a small amount of wealth to the next generation. However, these are the same historic stories that can inspire us to break down such economic barriers and recycle the 1.1 Trillion Dollars that leaves our community annually. It is imperative that we begin to discuss such things in order to ignite change in our spending habits that will allow us to leave a lasting Legacy for our children.


Generation One takes a hard look at the numbers, giving historical context to early wealth creation in the Black community and tapping the expertise of the nation’s top financial experts to weigh in not only on how Blacks fell behind, but surefire strategies families can implement to begin building a strong financial legacy for generations to come.