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Many Steps
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produced by Patrick Mureithi (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2002), 29 mins
The origin and evolution of African American collegiate stepping is explored in this energetic and informative documentary. Stepping is a popular communal art form in which teams of young dancers compete, using improvisation, call and response, complex meters, propulsive rhythms and a percussive attack.
produced by Patrick Mureithi (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2002), 29 mins
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Blue Notes and Exiled Voices
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directed by Imre Bakari, 1950-; produced by Henry Martin, fl. 1981, Ceddo; performed by Louis Moholo, 1940-, Pinise Saul, 1941-2016, Mervyn Africa, 1950- and Hugh Masekela, 1939-, Mervyn Africa Quintet and Hugh Masekela Band (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
Black South African musicians living in Britain - including Pinise Saul (b.1941), Hugh Masekela (b.1939), Louis Moholo (b.1940) and Mervyn Africa (b.1950) - who use their music as a weapon of resistance and solidarity.
directed by Imre Bakari, 1950-; produced by Henry Martin, fl. 1981, Ceddo; performed by Louis Moholo, 1940-, Pinise Saul, 1941-2016, Mervyn Africa, 1950- and Hugh Masekela, 1939-, Mervyn Africa Quintet and Hugh Masekela Band (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
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Hidden Heritage. The roots of Black American painting
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directed by Andrew Piddington, 1949-; produced by Maureen McCue, fl. 1983, Cue Film (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1991), 52 mins
This film is a lecture by David Driskell about the African American art that was produced during the Revolutionary period. Featured here are the works of Aaron Douglas, Patrick Reason and Palmer Hayden.
directed by Andrew Piddington, 1949-; produced by Maureen McCue, fl. 1983, Cue Film (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1991), 52 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, Thank God, Part 1
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directed by Tony Brown, 1933-; produced by Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1985), 28 mins
“The music of the black religious experience,” contends Tony Brown, host of the televised “Journal” that bears his name, “is the primary root of all music born in the United States.”
directed by Tony Brown, 1933-; produced by Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1985), 28 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, Thank God, Part 2
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directed by Tony Brown, 1933-; produced by Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1985), 28 mins
“The music of the black religious experience,” contends Tony Brown, host of the televised “Journal” that bears his name, “is the primary root of all music born in the United States.”
directed by Tony Brown, 1933-; produced by Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1985), 28 mins
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