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Black entertainment in film [videorecording]
DVDs DVDs | St. Clair Vision | c2007
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 791.4308996 B pt.1-3)
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Imprint
Woodland Hills, CA : St. Clair Vision, c2007.
Descript
3 videodiscs (747 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Note
Title from container.
Performer
Featuring: Cab Calloway, Lena Horne, Louis Jordan, Herb Jeffries.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated; "may not be suitable for all audiences"--Container.
Summary
The first selection is a short documentary on the production and popularity of all-black cast films in the 1910s and 20s. The following selections are thirteen classic all-black films from the '30s and '40s.
Contents
Disc 1: Blacks in film. Race movies : the popular art of the Black renaissance -- Boy! What a girl! -- Moon over Harlem -- God's step children -- Blood of Jesus. Disc 2: Black westerns. Bronze buckaroo -- Harlem rides the range -- Two gun man from Harlem -- Look out sister. Disc 3: Black musicals. Hi de ho -- Swing -- The duke is tops -- Beware!
Note
Special features: poster gallery; Black western gallery; radio episode "The trumpet talks".
Local Note
MW, 4-08
Subject
Genre
Alt Author
Alt Title
Boy! What a girl!
Moon over Harlem.
God's step children.
Blood of Jesus.
Bronze buckaroo.
Harlem rides the range.
Two gun man from Harlem.
Look out sister.
Hi de ho.
Swing.
The duke is tops.
Beware!
ISBN/ISSN
777966886398
Music #
VPS88639-3VD St. Clair Vision
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