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Movies of color [videorecording] : Black Southern cinema / a co-production of FBN Motion Pictures and Kentucky Educational Television
DVDs DVDs | Wellspring Media | c2002
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 791.4308996 M)
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Imprint
New York : Wellspring Media, c2002.
Descript
1 videodisc (162 min.) : sd., col., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note
Title from disc label.
System Det
DVD.
Credits
Producer/director, Tom Thurman ; associate producer, Tara Bellando ; editor, Mike Brower.
Note
Originally produced as a television documentary for Kentucky Educational Television.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
Black films of the 1920s through mid 1950s are shown as a mirror of the Black experience of the time. They developed as a reaction to the way African Americans were depicted by film makers such as D.W. Griffith. This program focuses on the innovative works of filmmakers Spencer Williams, Oscar Micheaux, Eloyse Gist, and Clarence Muse.
Note
Special features: 2 bonus short films (an extra 107 minutes runtime): "The Blood of Jesus and "Go down, Death" ; weblinks.
Local Note
MW, 8-03
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ISBN
0794202853
Music #
WHE73166 Wellspring Media
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