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SNCC Legacy Video, 23, The Black Church And Black Struggle
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produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 23 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 29 mins
SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference Volume 23 - The Black Church and Black Struggle FEATURED SPEAKERS Rev. Bernard Lafayette (SNCC Field Secretary) Rev. Nelson Johnson (Student Organization for Black Unity) Rev. David Forbes (Raleigh Student Movement) The Black church was born in struggle in the midst of slavery, a...
produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 23 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 29 mins
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Real Stories from a Free South Africa, Volume 4, Umgidi (Shadow Dancing)
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directed by Sipho Singiswa, fl. 2004 and Gillian Schutte, fl. 2004; produced by Gillian Schutte, fl. 2004, in Real Stories from a Free South Africa, Volume 4 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2004), 1 hour 15 mins
When Sipho, a former Robben Island inmate for 5 years gets a call from his father to help convince his reluctant younger brother to get circumcised, he procrastinates. Then he gets an anguished letter from this brother Vuyo, informing him that he finally discovered he was adopted at birth. Vuyo is in crisis and is...
directed by Sipho Singiswa, fl. 2004 and Gillian Schutte, fl. 2004; produced by Gillian Schutte, fl. 2004, in Real Stories from a Free South Africa, Volume 4 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2004), 1 hour 15 mins
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Witches in Exile
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directed by Allison Berg, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Allison Berg, fl. 1996-2017 and Frank Keraudren, fl. 1997-2017, Satellite Pictures (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel), 1 hour 19 mins

From Tanzania and Zambia to Ivory Coast and Ghana belief in witchcraft continues to terrorize women: the denunciation, brutal beating, the banishment to an unknown village without family or friends. In Northern Ghana alone there are estimated to be more than 5000 'witches' confined to 'witches villages', part sanc...

directed by Allison Berg, fl. 1996-2017; produced by Allison Berg, fl. 1996-2017 and Frank Keraudren, fl. 1997-2017, Satellite Pictures (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel), 1 hour 19 mins
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Race - The Power of an Illusion, 2, The Story We Tell (Teacher's Edition)
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produced by California Newsreel, in Race - The Power of an Illusion, 2 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2003), 57 mins
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This film uncovers the roots of the concept of race in North America and the nineteenth-century science that legitimated it. Once embedded in the imagination, the concept of race was used politically in order to justify American social inequalities as ‘natural’.

The divis...

produced by California Newsreel, in Race - The Power of an Illusion, 2 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2003), 57 mins
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Race - The Power of an Illusion, 2, The Story We Tell
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produced by California Newsreel, in Race - The Power of an Illusion, 2 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2003), 57 mins
The division of the world's peoples into distinct groups - 'red', 'black', 'white' or 'yellow' peoples - has became so deeply imbedded in our psyches, so widely accepted, many would promptly dismiss as crazy any suggestion of its falsity. Yet, that's exactly what this provocative, new three-hour series by Californ...
produced by California Newsreel, in Race - The Power of an Illusion, 2 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2003), 57 mins
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Monday's Girls
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directed by Ngozi Onwurah, 1964-; produced by Lloyd Gardner, fl. 1993 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1993), 48 mins
A grandmother named Monday Moses in Ogoloma, Nigeria is responsible for taking the young girls of the village through various rites of passage into womanhood that involve body painting, public breast examination and five weeks of confinement in "fattening rooms" so that they will be ready for marriage. Documents t...
directed by Ngozi Onwurah, 1964-; produced by Lloyd Gardner, fl. 1993 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 1993), 48 mins
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