UKW MEDIA Honors Juneteenth During the Month of June

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Golsa Sarabi in BY DESIGN
Golsa Sarabi in BY DESIGN
HOUSTON - June 9, 2021 - PRLog -- UKW MEDIA brings you great multicultural family entertainment on ROKU, Amazon Prime, and YouTube during the month of June, starting with

Instagram LIVE Q&A's [@ukwmedia]
Thursdays @ 7 PM ET / 6 PM CT/ 4 PM PT

Thursday, June 10, 2021 –
A thoughtful discussion of Juneteenth, social justice, and the important role of media in influencing our perspectives - with Ambassador Sujay Johnson, producer /director Nathaniel Spencer, and Director Jonathan Rowan!

Thursday, June 24, 2021 – Thelonious Monk Jr. and Douglas Holloway on the new Limited Edition Release of Thelonious Monk in Palo Alto and what it's like living with a legendary jazz artist!

Juneteenth (June 19th) commemorates freedom of the slaves in the United States.  UKW MEDIA brings you special content for Juneteenth during the entire month of June!
  • UKW MEDIA will be featuring short films by emerging African American filmmakers –MAN DOWN directed by Jonathan Rowan; BY DESIGN directed by Jou Jou Papailler; A LOVELY DAY directed by Kerri Gawryn, and THE RILEY FILE, directed by Travis Brown.
  • DEATH OF A PROPHET (Morgan Freeman) – the last 24 hours in the life of Malcolm X.
  • FIREHOUSE – (Richard Roundtree, Sheila Frazier) – Richard Roundtree breaks the color barrier in an all-white firehouse.
  • BLACK BRIGADE (Robert Hooks, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor) - an African American platoon led by a racist white officer must save a key bridge from being blown up by the Nazis.  

Find UKW MEDIA in the Channel Store on ROKU and JOIN our Instagram LIVE Q&A's [@ukwmedia] Thursdays @ 7 PM Eastern / 6 PM Central / 5 PM Mountain / 4 PM Pacific!

Free ROKU download here:

Twitter:  @mediaukw / Instagram:  @ukwmedia  / Facebook:  ukwmedia  / youtube: ukwmedia

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UKW Media is a multicultural digital streaming channel on ROKU and other platforms, bringing quality family entertainment, curated from around the world, to global audiences.  UKW Media is a joint venture of Homewood Media Inc. and Trigold Entertainment Inc. UKW Media is the fulfillment of the founders' dream to create channels that appeal to multicultural urban audiences.

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