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African American Lives, Series 2, Episode 2, A Way Out of No Way
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produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in African American Lives, Series 2, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
The first AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES revealed the power in discovering one's family history. Now, Henry Louis Gates Jr. will guide a new group to discover their ancestry in AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES 2. The series will draw on DNA analysis, genealogical research and family oral tradition to trace the lineages of the parti...
produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in African American Lives, Series 2, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
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African American Lives, Series 2, Episode 4, The Past Is Another Country
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directed by Graham Judd, fl. 1997-2011; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in African American Lives, Series 2, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 mins
The first AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES revealed the power in discovering one's family history. Now, Henry Louis Gates Jr. will guide a new group to discover their ancestry in AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES 2. The series will draw on DNA analysis, genealogical research and family oral tradition to trace the lineages of the parti...
directed by Graham Judd, fl. 1997-2011; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in African American Lives, Series 2, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 56 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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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), 57 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), 57 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 4, No Easy Walk (1961–1963)
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directed by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 56 mins
The civil rights movement discovers the power of mass demonstrations as the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. emerges as its most visible leader. Some demonstrations succeed
directed by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-; produced by Callie Crossley, 1951- and James A. DeVinney, 1942-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 56 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 5, Mississippi: Is This America? (1962–1964)
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directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 57 mins
Mississippi's grass-roots civil rights movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three activists are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City.
directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 1986), 57 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 3, Power! (1966–68)
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directed by Terry Kay Rockefeller, fl. 1981 and Louis Massiah, 1955-; produced by Louis Massiah, 1955- and Terry Kay Rockefeller, fl. 1981, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 56 mins
The call for Black Power takes various forms across communities in black America. In Cleveland, Carl Stokes wins election as the first black mayor of a major American city. The Black Panther Party, armed with law books, breakfast programs, and guns, is born in Oakland. Substandard teaching practices prompt parents...
directed by Terry Kay Rockefeller, fl. 1981 and Louis Massiah, 1955-; produced by Louis Massiah, 1955- and Terry Kay Rockefeller, fl. 1981, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 56 mins
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American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 8, Back to the Movement (1979–mid 80s)
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directed by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985; produced by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 56 mins
Power and powerlessness. Miami's black community — pummeled by urban renewal, a lack of jobs, and police harassment — explodes in rioting. But in Chicago, an unprecedented grassroots movement triumphs. Frustrated by decades of unfulfilled promises made by the city's Democratic political machine, reformers inst...
directed by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985; produced by James A. DeVinney, 1942- and Madison Davis Lacy, fl. 1985, Blackside (Production company), in American Experience: Eyes on the Prize, Season 2, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2006), 56 mins
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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Four, Touch the Sky
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directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003 and Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016 and Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003, Inkwell Films, McGee Media, Ark Media and Kunhardt Films, in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Four (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 55 mins
The final hour brings the story up to the present day. As the 21st Century dawned, the tragedy of Hurricane Katrina came as a wake-up call, revealing that the black poor were still grappling with issues that the civil rights movement set out to resolve decades earlier. After this sobering revelation, Senator Barac...
directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003 and Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016 and Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003, Inkwell Films, McGee Media, Ark Media and Kunhardt Films, in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Four (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 55 mins
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Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Three, Keep Your Head Up
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directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003 and Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016 and Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003, Inkwell Films, McGee Media, Ark Media and Kunhardt Films, in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Three (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 57 mins
The third hour reveals profound fissures within the country — and within black America — that deepened through the 1980s and '90s, just as African Americans were becoming more visible than ever. Gates visits his old friends Oprah Winfrey and Bob Johnson, who blazed astonishing trails during this era, reaching...
directed by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003 and Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Leah Williams, fl. 2013-2016 and Talleah Bridges McMahon, fl. 2003, Inkwell Films, McGee Media, Ark Media and Kunhardt Films, in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, Part Three (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 57 mins
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