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Movies of color : Black Southern cinema

Author: Spencer WilliamsTom ThurmanTara BellandoMike BrowerMichael FollmerAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Wellspring Media, Inc., ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Documentary television programs
Documentary films
Named Person: Spencer Williams; Oscar Micheaux; Clarence Muse; Eloyse Gist
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spencer Williams; Tom Thurman; Tara Bellando; Mike Brower; Michael Follmer; Frank Schaap; Louisianna Endowment for the Humanities.; Texas Council for the Humanities.; North Carolina Humanities Council.; South Carolina Humanities Council.; Maryland Humanities Council.; Kentucky Humanities Council.; Fly By Noir Films.; Kentucky Educational Television.; Wellspring Media.
ISBN: 0794202853 : 9780794202859
OCLC Number: 51940569
Notes: "Includes 2 bonus short films (an extra 107 minutes runtime): "The Blood of Jesus and "Go down, Death"--Container.
Originally produced as a documentary in 2002.
Credits: Associate producer, Tara Bellando ; editor, Mike Brower.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (162 min.) : sd., col., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, digital.
Responsibility: a co-production of FBN Motion Pictures and Kentucky Educational Television ; produced and directed by Tom Thurman.

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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.

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