A Legacy in the Valley is a documentary film featuring the life and legacy of two

African American women pioneers, who made history in the city of Phoenix and the state

of Arizona. Helen K. Mason a mother to many, a passionate and dedicated community

leader and the founder of the Black Theatre Troupe in Phoenix, Arizona and the great

granddaughter of Mary Green.  Mary Green born a slave and recognized as the first

African American woman to settle in Phoenix, Arizona in 1868 coming from Union County,

Arkansas

MARY GREEN

(Helen's maternal great grandmother)

​HELEN K. MASON

(Founder of The Black Theatre Troupe, Phoenix, Arizona)

SUSIE OBY

(Helen's mother)

ADA GRAY BUFORD

(Helen's maternal grandmother)

Directed & Produced by: Bryant Monteilh​

Journalist, Independent Filmmaker, TV & Radio Host

*Please click below to view the trailer/promo video*



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​this very special documentary*​

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Upcoming special screenings:


 

​Chicago, IL​
Date, time and location:

To be announced

Little Rock, AR
Date, time and location:
To be announced

New York, NY
Date, time and location:
To be announced

Phoenix, AZ
Date, time and location:
To be announced

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