Andre Lee is the director of "The Prep School Negro." Lee and his sister grew up in the ghettos of Philadelphia. When he was 14-years-old he received a full scholarship to attend one of the most prestigious prep schools in the country. In "The Prep School Negro" Lee takes a journey back in time to revisit the events of his adolescence while also spending time with current day prep school students of color and their classmates to see how much has really changed.
For more information on the film click here: THE PREP SCHOOL NEGRO
Andre Lee was in Maine for a screening and discussion at the Friends School of Portland.
For more information on the school click here: FRIENDS SCHOOL OF PORTLAND