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‘Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me’ Trailer: Feature Documentary Follows Life Of Trailblazing Icon

The first trailer for Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me gives us a look at the first major film documentary about the legendary entertainer. Directed by Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Sam Pollard, the docu puts the spotlight on Davis’ personal life and career as he navigated through the shifting tides of civil rights and racial progress during 20th century America. Davis’ journey to achieve the American Dream was complex, complicated and contradictory.
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