POV: Homegoings
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POV: Homegoings

Monday, June 24 at 10:00 p.m.

Through the eyes of Harlem funeral director Isaiah Owens, the beauty and grace of African-American funerals are brought to life.

“Homegoings” takes an up-close look at the rarely seen world of undertaking in the black community, drawing on a rich palette of tradition, history and celebration. The film paints a portrait of the departed, their grieving families and a man who sends loved ones “home.”

Pictured above: Isaiah Owens in front of his Harlem Funeral Home.
At right: Isaiah Owens in the embalming room at his funeral home.

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