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Two towns of Jasper

Author: Ted Koppel; Whitney Dow; Marco Williams; ABC News Productions.
Publisher: [New York, NY?] : ABC News, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on how the town of Jasper, Texas has been affected by the 1998 brutal, racially motivated murder of James Byrd. Filmmakers Whitney Dow and Marco Williams, friends since childhood, set out to film the same tragic event but from different racial perspectives; one white, one black. The film also includes a community discussion on the results with host Ted Koppel.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television news programs
Named Person: James Byrd, Jr.; James Byrd, Jr.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ted Koppel; Whitney Dow; Marco Williams; ABC News Productions.
OCLC Number: 154488572
Performer(s): Host, Ted Koppel.
Event notes: Originally broadcast as segments of America in black and white on ABC News "Nightline" January 21 and 23, 2003.
Description: 2 videodiscs (66 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R; NTSC; all regions; 4:3 presentation; LPCM 2.0.
Contents: disc 1. Two towns of Jasper documentary / directed by Marco Williams, Whitney Dow (21:56) --
disc 2. Town meeting / produced by ABCNews Nightline, P.O.V., American Documentary, Inc. (43:22).
Other Titles: America in black and white.
Nightline (Television program)
Responsibility: ABC News Productions.

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Focuses on how the town of Jasper, Texas has been affected by the 1998 brutal, racially motivated murder of James Byrd. Filmmakers Whitney Dow and Marco Williams, friends since childhood, set out to film the same tragic event but from different racial perspectives; one white, one black. The film also includes a community discussion on the results with host Ted Koppel.

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