Role: Executive producer
When: 2012
Where to watch: Amazon Video

After years of only having producer credits on music videos, Jay Z linked up with Will Smith to executive produce Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, a documentary about Angela Davis' life and social activism that the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival called "a fascinating chronicle of justice and strength."

At the time, Jay said that Free Angela writer/director "Shola Lynch has crafted an intricate and compelling film about Angela Davis. Roc Nation is honored to be a part of a creative collective that can present such a riveting story.”