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Isaac Pope: The Spirit of An American Century
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directed by Rock Grant, fl. 2018; produced by Rock Grant, fl. 2018, Paula J. Caplan Productions (Paula J. Caplan Productions, 2018), 58 mins
This is the story of Isaac Pope - an African-American centenarian, grandson of slaves, son of sharecroppers, and unassuming WWII veteran and unsung hero of the civil rights and workers' rights movements. This film gives viewers an intimate view of 100 years of American history captured through Isaac Pope’s spell...
directed by Rock Grant, fl. 2018; produced by Rock Grant, fl. 2018, Paula J. Caplan Productions (Paula J. Caplan Productions, 2018), 58 mins
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Africans In America, Interview with Norrece T. Jones, Associate Professor of History and African American Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University.  2 of 4
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directed by Noland Walker, fl. 2003; produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 6 mins
Norrece Jones is interviewed about realities for slave families, the importance of kinship, communications among slaves, the relationships between master and slaves, the fates of slave mothers and babies, contradictory notions of freedom, why many slaves supported the British, Venture Smith, capitalism as a driver...
directed by Noland Walker, fl. 2003; produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 6 mins
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Rodney King: Koreatown Reacts
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directed by Christine Choy, 1953-; produced by Adam Liggio, 1972- and Christine Choy, 1953- (New York, NY: Film News Now Foundation, 2016), 22 mins
In 1992, video footage of Rodney King, a black man, being beaten by white policemen, incited rioting and looting in urban Los Angeles. Most people associate these riots with African-American neighborhoods. This documentary combines interviews and first-person narratives around the conflict in the neighborhood know...
directed by Christine Choy, 1953-; produced by Adam Liggio, 1972- and Christine Choy, 1953- (New York, NY: Film News Now Foundation, 2016), 22 mins
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America After Charleston
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directed by Adriane Adler, fl. 2012 and Max Schindler, fl. 2006; produced by Andrew Ryback, fl. 2002, Todd Mason, fl. 2001, Edward Wyckoff Williams, 1978- and Elissa Rubin, fl. 2002, Broadcast Management Group (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 56 mins
This new PBS town hall meeting, moderated by Gwen Ifill, explores the many issues around race relations that have come to the fore during this tense few months, after a white gunman shot and killed nine African-American parishioners in Charleston, South Carolina, and the removal of the Confederate flag from the st...
directed by Adriane Adler, fl. 2012 and Max Schindler, fl. 2006; produced by Andrew Ryback, fl. 2002, Todd Mason, fl. 2001, Edward Wyckoff Williams, 1978- and Elissa Rubin, fl. 2002, Broadcast Management Group (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 56 mins
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Collection of speeches (edited)
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produced by Black Panther Party. Black Panther National Youth Empowerment Conference (2015), 11 mins
This collection of speeches, produced by The First and Second Black Panther National Youth Empowerment Conference, is about discrimination against blacks both in the United States criminal justice system and in the country as a whole.
produced by Black Panther Party. Black Panther National Youth Empowerment Conference (2015), 11 mins
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David Hilliard Interview
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(Dr. Huey P. Newton Foundation, 2015), 1 hour 5 mins
This interview, with David Hilliard as the interviewee, is about promoting the Black Panther Party's history.
(Dr. Huey P. Newton Foundation, 2015), 1 hour 5 mins
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Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi
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directed by David Shulman; produced by David Shulman, Charlyne Haynes, fl. 2015 and Doris Derby, Thunk It Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
Dirt And Deeds In Mississippi uncovers the largely unknown and pivotal role played by Black landowning families in the deep South who controlled over a million acres in the 1960s. They were prepared to put their land and their lives on the line in the fight for racial equality and the right to vote in America’s...
directed by David Shulman; produced by David Shulman, Charlyne Haynes, fl. 2015 and Doris Derby, Thunk It Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
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Sweet Georgia Brown
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directed by Lawrence E. Walker, fl. 2012; produced by Lawrence E. Walker, fl. 2012 (Somerset, NJ: PureHistory, 2015), 1 hour 31 mins
This documentary examines the racial and gender policies that defined the status of African-American Women in the military during World War II. Interviews and primary sources reveal the unique experience of being an African-American woman in the military during this period. The story of these inspiring women, fr...
directed by Lawrence E. Walker, fl. 2012; produced by Lawrence E. Walker, fl. 2012 (Somerset, NJ: PureHistory, 2015), 1 hour 31 mins
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Afraid of Dark: Exploring Black Masculinity
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directed by Mya B., fl. 2004; produced by Mya B., fl. 2004, Shoot Films, Not People (Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
Afraid of Dark, is a wonderfully insightful and entertaining, yet remarkably serious, documentary about Black men. This documentary, aims to destroy the misconceptions and stereotypes about black men that have often cost black men their lives by offering a genuine look at them from my eyes to the outside world, re...
directed by Mya B., fl. 2004; produced by Mya B., fl. 2004, Shoot Films, Not People (Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
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America After Ferguson
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directed by Max Schindler, fl. 2006; produced by Todd Mason, fl. 2001, Robin Goodman, fl. 2014, Alla Lora, fl. 2010 and Talya Tibbon, fl. 2010, Broadcast Management Group (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 56 mins
This PBS town hall meeting, moderated by PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchor and managing editor Gwen Ifill, explores events following Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, Missouri. The program, recorded before an audience on the campus of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, will include national leaders and prominent thinkers...
directed by Max Schindler, fl. 2006; produced by Todd Mason, fl. 2001, Robin Goodman, fl. 2014, Alla Lora, fl. 2010 and Talya Tibbon, fl. 2010, Broadcast Management Group (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 56 mins
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