Coleman

Coleman is the story of Detroit's first Black Mayor who reigned supreme for 20 tumultuous years at a time in this country's history where black leadership was beginning to emerge. Mayor Coleman A. Young was a progressive mayor, who was elected to an unprecedented five consecutive terms before retiring from public office in 1994. Love him or hate him Mayor Young's prominence was undeniable which was threatening to MANY on the far left. Blamed for all Detroit's woes, Mayor Young pioneered much of Detroit's transformation during the hardest economic times of the city's history.

  • Ken Gregory
    Writer
  • Kate Flook
    Writer
  • Ken Gregory
    Producer
  • Ken Gregory
    Key Cast
    "Coleman A Young"
  • Project Type:
    Television, Web / New Media
  • Runtime:
    1 minute 57 seconds
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director