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3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets
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directed by Marc Silver, 1977-; produced by Minette Nelson, fl. 2015 and Carolyn Hepburn, fl. 2004, Participant Media, HBO Documentary Films and Motto Pictures; performed by Lucia McBath, fl. 2015, Ron Davis, fl. 2015 and Michael David Dunn, fl. 2012 (Ro*Co Films, 2015), 1 hour 39 mins
On Black Friday 2012, four African - American teenagers stopped at a gas station to buy gum and cigarettes. One of them, Jordan Davis, argued with Michael Dunn, a white man parked beside them, over the volume of music playing in their car. The altercation turned to tragedy when Dunn fired 10 bullets at the unarmed...
directed by Marc Silver, 1977-; produced by Minette Nelson, fl. 2015 and Carolyn Hepburn, fl. 2004, Participant Media, HBO Documentary Films and Motto Pictures; performed by Lucia McBath, fl. 2015, Ron Davis, fl. 2015 and Michael David Dunn, fl. 2012 (Ro*Co Films, 2015), 1 hour 39 mins
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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 3, Civil Rights
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directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017 and Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment; interview by Henry Rollins, 1961-, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About," punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017 and Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment; interview by Henry Rollins, 1961-, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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40 Years Later: Our People
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directed by John Washington, Jr., fl. 2009 and Sundog Stovall, fl. 2013 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2013), 49 mins
In the 40 Years since the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., how far have African Americans advanced in American society? This film touches on the socioeconomic status of Blacks in America, the election of Barack Obama and explores the question "does racism still exist?"
directed by John Washington, Jr., fl. 2009 and Sundog Stovall, fl. 2013 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2013), 49 mins
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50 Years Later - Brown v Board of Education (May 17, 2004)
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produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2004), 17 mins
This video, produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, is a discussion about the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court case regarding whether or not its promise was realized.
produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2004), 17 mins
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50 Years of Military Integration (July 31, 1998)
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produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Phil Ponce (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 1998), 13 mins
This video, produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, is a panel discussion about 50 years of integration in the military.
produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Phil Ponce (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 1998), 13 mins
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100% Arabica
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directed by Mahmoud Zemmouri, 1946-; produced by Les Films de la Toison d'Or, Incoprom SA and Fennec Productions (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1997), 1 hour 24 mins
In a housing project located on the outskirts of Paris renamed "100% Arabica" by its inhabitants, African immigrants live side by side. The residents are united by their struggle for recognition in a society where immigrants are often regarded as second class citizens. In a world of exiles, poverty is the common d...
directed by Mahmoud Zemmouri, 1946-; produced by Les Films de la Toison d'Or, Incoprom SA and Fennec Productions (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1997), 1 hour 24 mins
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300 Miles to Freedom
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directed by Richard Breyer, fl. 2006-2014; produced by W&B Productions (Syracuse, NY: W&B Productions, 2011), 34 mins
On June 4, 1844, John W. Jones and four of his companions headed north. They were fugitive slaves who escaped bondage in Leesburg, Virginia. 300 Miles to Freedom chronicles John W Jones’ journey to freedom on the Underground Railroad and his remarkable life as a free man in Elmira, New York. When John arrived...
directed by Richard Breyer, fl. 2006-2014; produced by W&B Productions (Syracuse, NY: W&B Productions, 2011), 34 mins
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Abundant Land: Soil, Seeds, and Sovereignty
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(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 2 mins
Abundant Land is a one-hour documentary about a Hawaiian community on Moloka’i opposing the biotech industry’s use of the island to test genetically engineered seeds. Agrochemical biotech corporations are depleting Moloka’i’s topsoil and freshwater while contributing to dust storms that spread pesticides i...
(Third World Newsreel), 1 hour 2 mins
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Adam Abdul Hakeem: One Who Survived
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produced by Thalia Drori (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 49 mins
Twenty-year-old Adam Abdul Hakeem was the first person in American judicial history to be found innocent by reason of self defense in a police shooting case. This gripping documentary tells the story of Hakeem, (formerly named Larry Davis), who tried to extricate himself from a police-run drug ring in which he had...
produced by Thalia Drori (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 49 mins
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Adam Clayton Powell
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directed by Richard Kilberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1989), 1 hour 5 mins
This is a compelling portrait of the legendary African American leader, Adam Clayton Powell as well as a fascinating look at the beginning of modern black politics in this country. Handsome, brilliant and controversial, he was the pastor of America's largest Protestant congregation; an early champion in the Civil...
directed by Richard Kilberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1989), 1 hour 5 mins
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