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Bowser, Pearl 1931-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 62 publications in 2 languages and 2,079 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary television programs  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Film excerpts  Television mini-series  Silent films  Race films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1998.3.M494, 791.430233092
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Pearl Bowser
Publications by Pearl Bowser
Most widely held works about Pearl Bowser
 
Most widely held works by Pearl Bowser
Writing himself into history : Oscar Micheaux, his silent films, and his audiences by Pearl Bowser( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 libraries worldwide
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era by Giornate del cinema muto di Pordenone( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Midnight ramble : Oscar Micheaux and the story of race movies ( visu )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
A documentary recounting the history of the independent film industry that produced close to 500 "race movies" for African-American audiences between 1910 and 1940. Focuses especially on the work of Oscar Micheaux, a controversial filmmaker who wrote, produced, and directed over 40 features
That's Black entertainment ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
That's Black entertainment is a fascinating three-part series that showcases the groundbreaking work of African American talent during the early years of Black cinema
Pioneers of African-American cinema ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart from the Hollywood establishment, cultivating visual and narrative styles that were uniquely their own
Women of vision : 18 histories in feminist film and video ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Profiles a variety of women active in independent-feminist film and video, including production, distribution and education, whose work expresses a variety of political and esthetic viewpoints. The three part video begins by profiling 6 women whose careers began in the Fifties and Sixties, then six women whose work coincided with the emergence of the women's movement in the Seventies; and six women whose careers began in the Eighties and Nineties
A pinch of soul by Pearl Bowser( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
In color : 60 years of images of minority women in film ... 1921-1981 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Pearl Bowser in Artist and influence 6:1-70 (1988) by Pearl Bowser( file )
in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Namibia independence now! by Pearl Bowser( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"This moving film was shot inside refugee settlements in Zambia and Angola. It examines how exiled Namibians worked to free their country from illegal South African exploitation and prepare for their country's independence. It shows many aspects of their daily life in exile, especially the women, who were at the forefront of the independence struggle. It focuses on the activities of exiled Namibian independence leader General Toivo ya Toivo, filmed just weeks after his negotiated release from a South African prison"--http://www.twn.org/catalog/
Independent Black American cinema 1920-1980 by Pearl Bowser( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Journey across three continents : film & lecture series by Newsreel (Firm)( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Pearl Bowser looks at early black cinema ( visu )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Bowser discusses the black producer, Oscar Micheaux
Sidney Poitier : ein Outsider in Hollywood ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Porträt des Schauspielers Sidney Poitier
Brought to light, black cinema, 1921-1959, selections from the James E. Wheeler Collection and within our gates, American race films, 1918-1949 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
A discussion of black cinema in the first half of the twentieth-century
The Image of Black Women in the Media by Pearl Bowser( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Namibia - independence now! ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Pearl Bowser in artist and influence 6:1-70 (1988) by Pearl Bowser( file )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Pearl Bowser American author, director, producer
Languages
English (58)
French (2)
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