Production Information

Production Co.
Big City Films
Developed by
Rick Bartus, Roy McMullen, Jr., Bruce Harper
Genre
Documentary
Released
2003
Directed by
Bruce Harper

The Story

Ford 100: The Great Migration
Most African-Americans migrating north were leaving their farms and rural life for a brighter future in the north, the promise of a new life, and steady work. They found it in the shops at the Ford Motor Company. This migration, this new start in the north, signaled a new era and a new beginning for Detroit and its people. Ford 100: The Great Migration looks at the positive effects this change had on the metro area and the country.
Ford 100: The Legacy
Ford 100: The Legacy (part 2) looks at the positive effects the great migration had on the metro Detroit and the country.

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