Let the Church Say, Amen (2004)

Let the Church Say, Amen (2004)

A feature length documentary on faith & community in Washington, D.C. An ITVS project which aired on the national PBS series Independent Lens in March 2005.

Principal Credits:

Producer: Mridu Chandra

Director/Producer/ Editor: David Petersen

Executive Producer: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Cinematographer: Brett Wiley

Sound: Phillipian Judkins

Photographer: Thomas Roma


Awarded recognition from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences as one of the “outstanding documentaries of 2004” and screened in its 2004 Contemporary Documentary Series.

How To See It:

This film premiered at the 2003 SilverDocs AFI Discovery Channel Documentary Film Festival and at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival.

This film is available on iTunesAmazon; Film Movement, and Netflix.


Let The Church Say Amen website