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A well spent life

Author: Mance Lipscomb; Les Blank; Skip Gerson; Flower Films (Firm)
Publisher: El Cerrito, CA : Flower Films, ©1971.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captures the blues music of Mance Lipscomb, Black songster, sharecropper, and sage. Visits Lipscomb in his hometown of Navasota, Tex., where he communicates his thoughts and feelings about his past and the local life and culture.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Interviews
Named Person: Mance Lipscomb; Mance Lipscomb
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mance Lipscomb; Les Blank; Skip Gerson; Flower Films (Firm)
ISBN: 0933621094 9780933621091
OCLC Number: 34619345
Credits: Guide, Jamie Keller ; camera and editor, Les Blank.
Performer(s): Mance Lipscomb, Elnora Lipscomb, Hattie Franklin, Alfred Franklin.
Event notes: Filmed in 1970.
Description: 1 videocassette (44 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Les Blank's A well spent life
Responsibility: a film by Les Blank with Skip Gerson.

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Captures the blues music of Mance Lipscomb, Black songster, sharecropper, and sage. Visits Lipscomb in his hometown of Navasota, Tex., where he communicates his thoughts and feelings about his past and the local life and culture.

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