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For Patty Griffin, 'Downtown Church' Opens a Door to Gospel: July, 7 2010
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produced by Public Broadcasting Service; performed by Patty Griffin, 1964- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2010), 6 mins
Although she tested the waters with songs like 'Heavenly Day' off her 2007 album 'Children Running Through,' Patty Griffin had never considered recording a full gospel album until an executive at EMI floated the idea.
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; performed by Patty Griffin, 1964- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2010), 6 mins
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Gospel pour 100 Voix
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directed by Greg Germain, 1947-; produced by Marie-Pierre Bousquet, fl. 2011, Ewilona Prod and Axe Sud; performed by Gospel pour 100 voix (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2017), 2 hours 19 mins

Gospel for 100 voices is the biggest choir in the world. They sing the great standards of gospel, traditional American religious songs expressing the pain of slavery as much as the joy of being together. They also play Caribbean, African gospel and current urban gospel. It has more than 75 singers from 24 countrie...

directed by Greg Germain, 1947-; produced by Marie-Pierre Bousquet, fl. 2011, Ewilona Prod and Axe Sud; performed by Gospel pour 100 voix (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2017), 2 hours 19 mins
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Mississippi Ramblin': On the Tracks of Robert Johnson in the Deep South
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directed by Nicolas Finet, fl. 2016; produced by Nicolas Finet, fl. 2016, Yves Bougon, fl. 2018 and Jean-Philippe Thivet, fl. 2018, N2 The Emerging Side, Glénat Editions and Grand Braquet (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2018), 52 mins
In their graphic novel Love in Vain published in 2014, Mezzo and Dupont, two French cartoon artists, tell the tale of legendary bluesman Robert Johnson’s chaotic life (1911-1938). Like other iconic musicians after him, Johnson met with a tragic death at the age of 27. Translated worldwide, the book became a best...
directed by Nicolas Finet, fl. 2016; produced by Nicolas Finet, fl. 2016, Yves Bougon, fl. 2018 and Jean-Philippe Thivet, fl. 2018, N2 The Emerging Side, Glénat Editions and Grand Braquet (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2018), 52 mins
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New England Fiddles
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directed by John M. Bishop, 1946- (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 1983), 49 mins

Alan Lomax said this film "takes us past the solemn facade of clambakes and town meetings into a lively world of all night dances and local musicians who could have helped Daniel Webster play down the devil."

The film includes performances of seven of the finest traditional musicians in the Northeast including Joe...

directed by John M. Bishop, 1946- (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 1983), 49 mins
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Sara and Maybelle: of the Original Carter Family
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directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1981), 10 mins
A rare filmed performance of two members of the original Carter family, whose recordings helped found the country music industry. Here Sara and Maybelle demonstrate their famous guitar picking and harmony singing on "Sweet Fern" and "Solid Gone."This unique performance documentary was produced by renowned filmmake...
directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1981), 10 mins
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Say Amen, Somebody
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directed by George T. Nierenberg, fl. 1975; produced by Karen Nierenberg, fl. 1982 and George T. Nierenberg, fl. 1975, GTN Pictures (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1982), 1 hour 41 mins
This legendary documentary film by the great George Nierenberg explores the lives and music of the pioneers of modern Gospel music. Features Willie Mae Ford Smith, Thomas A. Dorsey, The Barrett Sisters and The O’Neal Twins.
directed by George T. Nierenberg, fl. 1975; produced by Karen Nierenberg, fl. 1982 and George T. Nierenberg, fl. 1975, GTN Pictures (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1982), 1 hour 41 mins
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Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap
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directed by Ice-T, 1958- and Andy Baybutt, fl. 1994; produced by Paul Toogood, fl. 2008, JolyGood Films, Westmount Films and Final Level Entertainment; performed by Ice-T, 1958-, Dr. Dre, 1965- and Chuck D, 1960- (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 2012), 1 hour 52 mins,
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The craft. The history. The power. All these elements of the hip-hop movement are discussed with director Ice-T and the legends he interviews — Afrika Bambaataa, Eminem, Nas, Mos Def, Kanye West, Chuck D, KRS-One, Snoop Dogg, Run-DMC, and Ice Cube — in this compelling and gritty feature-length documentary. An...
directed by Ice-T, 1958- and Andy Baybutt, fl. 1994; produced by Paul Toogood, fl. 2008, JolyGood Films, Westmount Films and Final Level Entertainment; performed by Ice-T, 1958-, Dr. Dre, 1965- and Chuck D, 1960- (Los Angeles, CA: Shout! Factory, 2012), 1 hour 52 mins,
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Sound City
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directed by Dave Grohl, 1969-; produced by John Ramsay, fl. 1998, James A. Rota, fl. 2007 and Dave Grohl, 1969-, Roswell Films, Therapy Content and Diamond Docs (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2013), 1 hour 48 mins

Deep in the San Fernando Valley, behind the train tracks and amidst dilapidated warehouses, was rock n' roll's best kept secret. Sound City, America's greatest unsung recording studio, housed a legendary, one-of-a-kind recording console, and became the birth place to the seminal albums that defined 20th century mu...

directed by Dave Grohl, 1969-; produced by John Ramsay, fl. 1998, James A. Rota, fl. 2007 and Dave Grohl, 1969-, Roswell Films, Therapy Content and Diamond Docs (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2013), 1 hour 48 mins
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World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 10, The Mongol Onslaught
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directed by David Wright, fl. 2004; produced by Nicholas Barton, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 10 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985), 30 mins
The terrifying campaigns of the Mongols, led by Genghis Khan, were legendary for their military skills and superb horsemanship. They went on to create one of the largest empires in world history.
directed by David Wright, fl. 2004; produced by Nicholas Barton, in World: A Television History, Season 1, Episode 10 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1985), 30 mins
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American Masters, Bing Crosby Rediscovered: Bing Gets Banned From MGM
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directed by Robert Trachtenberg, fl. 2005-2013; produced by Robert Trachtenberg, fl. 2005-2013, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 min
Gary Giddins, a Bing Crosby biographer, discusses the song that got Crosby banned from MGM.
directed by Robert Trachtenberg, fl. 2005-2013; produced by Robert Trachtenberg, fl. 2005-2013, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 min
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