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Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi
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directed by David Shulman; produced by David Shulman, Charlyne Haynes, fl. 2015 and Doris Derby, Thunk It Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
Dirt And Deeds In Mississippi uncovers the largely unknown and pivotal role played by Black landowning families in the deep South who controlled over a million acres in the 1960s. They were prepared to put their land and their lives on the line in the fight for racial equality and the right to vote in America’s...
directed by David Shulman; produced by David Shulman, Charlyne Haynes, fl. 2015 and Doris Derby, Thunk It Productions (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
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Between Two Rivers
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directed by Nick Jordan, fl. 2009 and Jacob Cartwright, fl. 2005 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 36 mins
Between Two Rivers shines a spotlight on Cairo, Illinois, a historic town with a dark and troubled past, located between the Ohio and Mississippi rivers, where North meets South in America's heartland. The film offers a remarkable insight into a community struggling with severe economic, social, and environmental...
directed by Nick Jordan, fl. 2009 and Jacob Cartwright, fl. 2005 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 36 mins
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Julian Bond
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directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-; produced by Soledad Liendo, fl. 2000-2017 and Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-, Heritage Film Project (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 34 mins
This enlightening portrait joins African American social activist Julian Bond as he traces his roots back to slavery. A leader in the Civil Rights Movement, Julian Bond was among the founders of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, a leader of the 1963 March on Washington, and a Georgia legislator for tw...
directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-; produced by Soledad Liendo, fl. 2000-2017 and Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960-, Heritage Film Project (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 34 mins
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The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil Rights
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produced by Bonnie Boswell (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 57 mins
The Powerbroker portrays the life of Whitney Young, once called “the inside man of the black revolution.” As Executive Director of the National Urban League from 1961 to 1971, he helped thousands of people struggling against discrimination. Unique among black leaders, Young took the fight directly to the power...
produced by Bonnie Boswell (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 57 mins
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Portrait in Black: A. Philip Randolph
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produced by Tracy Sugarman and Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011), 11 mins
In candid reminiscences, A. Philip Randolph recalls his historic confrontations with American Presidents Roosevelt and Kennedy. His courageous battle helped force open the door of equality for African American men and women workers. We see why this fearless Black leader became a legend in the American labor moveme...
produced by Tracy Sugarman and Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011), 11 mins
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SNCC Legacy Video, 15, What Was SNCC? How Did It Evolve Over The Years? Why Did It Cease To Exist?
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produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 15 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 42 mins
SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference Volume 15 - What Was SNCC? How Did It Evolve Over the Years? Why Did It Cease to Exist? FEATURED SPEAKERS Joyce Ladner (Tougaloo College Activist) Timothy Jenkins (SNCC Executive Committee Member) Cleveland Sellers (SNCC Program Secretary) Zohorah Simmons (SNCC Field Secretary) T...
produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 15 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 42 mins
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SNCC Legacy Video, 21, The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party:
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produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 21 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 35 mins
SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference Volume 21 - The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party: "A Real Democratic Process" FEATURED SPEAKERS Lawrence Guyot (Chair MFDP) Michael Thelwell (Director, Washington Office MFDP) Armand Derfner (MFDP Attorney) Wesley Hogan (Professor, Virginia State University) MacArthur Cotton (...
produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 21 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 35 mins
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SNCC Legacy Video, 22, Women Leaders And Organizers:
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produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 22 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 36 mins
SNCC 50th Anniversary Conference Volume 22 - Women Leaders and Organizers: "You Can Do This" FEATURED SPEAKERS Frances Beal (SNCC Black Women's Liberation Committee) Mary King (SNCC Atlanta National Headquarters) Cynthia Fleming (Professor, University of Tennessee) Doris Derby (Free Southern Theater) Maria Varela...
produced by Natalie Bullock Brown, Ascension Productions, in SNCC Legacy Video, 22 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2011), 1 hour 36 mins
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Herskovits at the Heart of Blackness
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produced by Christine Herbes-Sommers, Vincent Brown and Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2009), 57 mins
Is there a politics of knowledge? Who controls what knowledge is produced and how it will be used? Is there "objective" scholarship and, if so, how does it become politicized? These questions are examined through this groundbreaking film on the life and career of Melville J. Herskovits (1895-1963), the pioneering...
produced by Christine Herbes-Sommers, Vincent Brown and Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017 (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2009), 57 mins
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Moloch
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directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960- (Heritage Film Project, 2009), 4 mins
This performance, directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, features Allen Ginsberg reading his poem, 'Howl' which is about Moloch.
directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960- (Heritage Film Project, 2009), 4 mins
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