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Dickerson, Ernest R. 1952-

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Most widely held works by Ernest R Dickerson
Do the right thing by Spike Lee( Visual )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells a tale of bigotry and racial conflict in a multi-ethnic community in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, on the hottest day of the year
Malcolm X by Spike Lee( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, found the strength to rise up from a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader
Treme by Anthony Hemingway( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a year has passed since Katrina, but residents are finding it harder than ever to rebuild their lives, much less hold on to their special cultural identity. So why bother to stay? Because it's New Orleans. And New Orleans must go on
The walking dead by Frank Darabont( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After waking from a coma in an abandoned hospital, police officer Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) finds the world he knew gone - ravaged by a zombie epidemic of apocalyptic proportions. Nearby, on the outskirts of Atlanta, a small encampment struggles to survive as 'the dead' stalk them at every turn
The walking dead by Andrew Lincoln( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies. The series explores how the living are changed by the realization that those who survive can be far more dangerous than the walking dead
The wire by David Simon( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"McNutty has been demoted to harbour patrol. Daniels is in the police-archive dungeon, Prez is chafing in the suburbs, and Greggs is stuck behind a desk. Meanwhile, on the docks of Baltimore harbour, the rank and fire scrounge for work and the union bosses take illegitimate measures to reinvigorate business, but a horrific discovery is about to blow the whole port inside out. While the detail is on ice, a new case begins"--Container
School daze by Spike Lee( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A music-filled, off-beat contemporary comedy that takes an unforgettable look at black college life
Jungle fever by Spike Lee( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black architect begins an affair with his working class Italian secretary. their relationship causes them to be scrutinized by their friends, cast out from their families and shunned by their neighbors
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Treme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rampant crime and government ineptitude continue to cripple the city's recovery, with outside profiteers looking to cash in on short-term gains. The series' focus is still on ordinary people, but they no longer accept their lack of influence on the institutions that have controlled the city
She's Gotta Have It by Spike Lee( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A statuesque and charismatic woman is trying to figure out what she wants in life. She has a good job as a commercial artist and designer, a spacious Brooklyn apartment, and three boyfriends. Each of them is far from her ideal man, but each fulfills a different need for her. Between her juggling act--accompanied by total honesty about who she is and what she's doing--and the childish squabbling of the three men, she makes some rather nebulous points about gender relations and the double standard
Treme( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the lives of a group of New Orleans residents in the Tremé neighborhood after Hurricane Katrina
Mo' better blues by Spike Lee( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clarke. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined"--Container
The brother from another planet by John Sayles( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sayles takes a fresh look at our society through the eyes of a black extraterrestrial who crash-lands on Earth--in Harlem--and is taken in by the regulars of a local bar. The alien changes everyone he meets on his original and eye-opening journey through the streets of urban America. But can his message of brotherly love resonate with the intergalactic bounty hunters trying to track him down?"--Container
The L word( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of lesbian and bisexual women experience life in Los Angeles
Law & order( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Detective Mike Logan and Sargeant Paul Cerreta are working the streets of the 31st precinct in relentless persuit of criminals. Once the criminals are caught by Logan and Cerreta, it is up to Executive ADA Ben Stone and his assistant ADA Paul Robinette to bring them to justice
Saturday night live the best of Eddie Murphy by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie Murphy entertains with celebrity impersonations and his observations on '80s love, sex, marriage, his remembrance of Mom's hamburgers, and more
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Do the right thing
Alternative Names
Dickerson, Ernest

Dickerson, Ernest 1951-

Dickerson Ernest 1952-....

Dickerson, Ernest R.

Dickerson, Ernest R. 1951-

Dickerson, Ernest Roscoe

Ernest Dickerson

Ernest Dickerson Amerikaans filmregisseur

Ernest Dickerson amerikansk regissør

Ernest Dickerson director de cine estadounidense

Ernest Dickerson regista, direttore della fotografia e sceneggiatore statunitense

Ernest R. Dickerson cinéaste américain

Ernest R. Dickerson US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Kameramann

Έρνεστ Ντίκερσον

Дикерсон, Эрнест

ארנסט דיקרסון במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

ارنست دیکرسون

디커슨, 어니스트 1951-

디커슨, 어니스트 R. 1951-




Malcolm X