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Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 2, Interview with Colin Powell, Former Head of The Joint Chiefs of Staff
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directed by Noland Walker, fl. 2003; produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 2 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation), 31 mins
Colin Powell is interviewed about the Declaration of Independence and how it applied to black people, the spirit of liberty, on blacks fighting during the Revolutionary War
directed by Noland Walker, fl. 2003; produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 2 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation), 31 mins
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Hymn to Freedom: The History of Blacks in Canada, 3, Ontario
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produced by Almeta Speaks, 1935-, in Hymn to Freedom: The History of Blacks in Canada, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 57 mins
The Duvall family are descendents of fugitive slaves who fled New Orleans by way of the Underground Railway in the 1860's. There were, at that time, already 25,000 free black people in Canada. Member of a series: Hymn to Freedom: The History of Blacks in Canada.
produced by Almeta Speaks, 1935-, in Hymn to Freedom: The History of Blacks in Canada, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 57 mins
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Black American Experience, Mary Mcleod Bethune: Champion For Education
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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
Mary Mcleod Bethune (1875-1955) was born the 15th of 17 children to former slaves in South Carolina. This inspiring program follows her illustrious path from the cotton fields of the South to renowned African American educator, leader of women, distinguished adviser to several American presidents including Frankli...
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
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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, The Longest Struggle, Part 1: Reign of Terror
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produced by Sheryl J. Parker, fl. 1983, James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004 and Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1984), 58 mins
This 1984 special episode of Tony Brown's Journal is Part 1 of a documentary (with dramatic reenactments) on the story of Black America and the NAACP's 75-year march to freedom and justice.
produced by Sheryl J. Parker, fl. 1983, James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004 and Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1984), 58 mins
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The Color of Justice
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directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011, originally published 1970), 24 mins
Throughout our history, the African American's struggle for freedom has been linked to decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court. This documentary recounts the long and troubled judicial journey from the Dred Scott Decision in 1857 to Brown vs. the Board of Education in 1954.
directed by Bill Buckley (Westport, CT: Rediscovery Productions, 2011, originally published 1970), 24 mins
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