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Author: Les Blank; Lightnin' Hopkins; Flower Films (Firm)
Publisher: El Cerrito, CA : Flower Films, [1979?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on blues singer Lightnin' Hopkins, who reveals the inspiration for his blues. Captures, through Hopkins' words and songs, the Black culture of Texas which reaches back to poverty, hard times, and a deep love of the land.
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Named Person: Lightnin' Hopkins; Lightnin' Hopkins
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Les Blank; Lightnin' Hopkins; Flower Films (Firm)
ISBN: 0933621043 9780933621046
OCLC Number: 11712195
Notes: Title on cassette: The blues accordin' to Lightnin' Hopkins.
Issued in 1969 as motion picture.
Issued also as 3/4 in. U-matic and 1/2 in. Beta videorecording.
Credits: Advisors, John A. Lomax, Jr. and Larry Skoog.
Performer(s): "Featurin' Lightin' Hopkins with Billy Bizor, harmonica, Wendell Anderson, the Boy."
Description: 1 videocassette (31 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Blues accordin' to Lightnin' Hopkins
Responsibility: by Les Blank with Skip Gerson.

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Focuses on blues singer Lightnin' Hopkins, who reveals the inspiration for his blues. Captures, through Hopkins' words and songs, the Black culture of Texas which reaches back to poverty, hard times, and a deep love of the land.

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