Twenty Pearls: The Story of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (2022)
“Twenty Pearls,” tells a powerful story of sisterhood. In 1908, nine Black women enrolled at Howard University made one decision that would change the course of history. These college students created Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®. For over 113 years, the sorority has influenced many of the most famous watershed moments in history.
Genre: Documentary, Independent
Director: Deborah Riley Draper
Producer: Lacy Barnes
Writer: Deborah Riley Draper
Cast: Madam Vice President Kamala Harris, Miss Universe Ireland 2019 Fionnghuala “Fig” O’Reilly, Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Fierst