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Tony Brown's Journal, AIDS Counterpoint
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directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by Tony Brown, 1933-, James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004 and Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012; interview by Nathaniel S. Lehrman, fl. 1992, J. D. Robinson, 1992- and John Lauritsen, 1939-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1992), 26 mins
This episode of Tony Brown's Journal discusses how the HIV virus can be transmitted by drugs and the controversies over AZT.
directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by Tony Brown, 1933-, James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004 and Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012; interview by Nathaniel S. Lehrman, fl. 1992, J. D. Robinson, 1992- and John Lauritsen, 1939-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1992), 26 mins
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Anne Braden: Southern Patriot
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directed by Mimi Pickering, fl. 1975-2012 and Anne Lewis, fl. 1986-2012 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2012), 1 hour 17 mins
Anne Braden: Southern Patriot provides a moving, in-depth biography of an organizer and journalist who for a remarkable 60 years participated in the most significant movements for racial and economic justice in this country’s most conservative region - the South. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. praised her stea...
directed by Mimi Pickering, fl. 1975-2012 and Anne Lewis, fl. 1986-2012 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2012), 1 hour 17 mins
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Berkeley in the Sixties
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directed by Mark Kitchell; produced by Mark Kitchell (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1990), 1 hour 58 mins
Six years in the making and with a cast of thousands, Berkeley in the Sixties recaptures the exhilaration and turmoil of the unprecedented student protests that shaped a generation and changed the course of America. Many consider it to be the best filmic treatment of the 1960s yet made. This Academy Award-nominat...
directed by Mark Kitchell; produced by Mark Kitchell (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1990), 1 hour 58 mins
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Biography, Thurgood Marshall: Justice For All
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produced by Arden Ostrander and Eileen M. Lucas, ABCNews Productions, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 46 mins
As a civil rights lawyer in the forties and fifties, he turned the floor of the Supreme Court into his personal battleground. As a member of the court, he presided over some of the most influential decisions in American history. Thurgood Marshall grew up with a strong sense of right and wrong, and the courage to f...
produced by Arden Ostrander and Eileen M. Lucas, ABCNews Productions, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 46 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Public Figures: Mary Mcleod Bethune & Shirley Chisholm
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 1 hour 19 mins
Mary McLeod Bethune: Follow her illustrious path from the cotton fields of the South to renowned public figure in education. Shirley Chisholm: Her legacy of political and social activism laid the foundation for the rise of women and Blacks in American politics.
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1996), 1 hour 19 mins
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Black American Experience, Famous Human Rights Crusaders: Ida B. Wells & Fannie Lou Hammer
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directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1999), 1 hour 19 mins
Ida B. Wells: A community organizer and grass roots leader who was a precursor of the modern Civil Rights movement. Fannie Lou Hamer: An inspiration to anyone who has ever faced oppression & a powerful reminder of what one individual is capable of achieving in the face of adversity. One of the true icons of the Ci...
directed by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990; produced by Rex Barnett, fl. 1990, in Black American Experience (Los Angeles, CA - Venice: TMW Media Group, 1999), 1 hour 19 mins
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Black American Gothic: Planting Urban Roots in Iowa
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directed by Carla Wilson, fl. 2013; produced by Carla Wilson, fl. 2013 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2013), 29 mins
Independent filmmaker Carla Wilson documents the exodus of black people from the inner-city, tracking folks from Chicago as they migrate west to small-town Iowa City, where they struggle to establish roots. Echoing the early 20th-century Great Migration of blacks from southern states to the Northeast and Midwest,...
directed by Carla Wilson, fl. 2013; produced by Carla Wilson, fl. 2013 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2013), 29 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, Black Fears Of The GOP
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directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by Tony Brown, 1933-, James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004 and Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012, Tony Brown Productions; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1995), 26 mins
This episode of Tony Brown's Journal is about African American voters and whether they are represented well by candidates for whom they vote.
directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by Tony Brown, 1933-, James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004 and Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012, Tony Brown Productions; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1995), 26 mins
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Black Is...Black Ain't
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directed by Marlon Riggs, 1957-1994; produced by Marlon Riggs, 1957-1994 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1995), 1 hour 27 mins

The final film by filmmaker Marlon Riggs, Black Is...Black Ain't, jumps into the middle of explosive debates over Black identity. Black Is...Black Ain't is a film every African American should see, ponder and discuss.

White Americans have always stereotyped African Americans. But the rigid definitions of "Blacknes...

directed by Marlon Riggs, 1957-1994; produced by Marlon Riggs, 1957-1994 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1995), 1 hour 27 mins
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Bobby Seale: Interview from Jail
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produced by Educational Video Group (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 1973), 31 mins
This video presents an interview with Bobby Seale about civil rights activism and his life in jail.
produced by Educational Video Group (Greenwood, IN: Educational Video Group, 1973), 31 mins
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