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Black is-- black ain't [videorecording] : a personal journey through black identity / a presentation of California Newsreel ; Independent Television Service ; produced and directed by Marlon Riggs.

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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 4318 37684001057286 Annex Available -

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  • ISBN: 1422929264
  • ISBN: 9781422929261
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 87 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Docuramafilms : [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note: Faculty reserve.
Material for LSOC-371 (Blazar).
Originally produced in 1995.
Program contents, c1995. Art and design: c2008.
Participant or Performer Note: Interviews with Angela Davis, Bell Hooks, Cornel West.
Summary, etc.: A frank and honest look at black identity in America. Uses incisive storytelling and commentary from prominent black intellectuals, including Angela Davis, Bell Hooks, and Cornel West. Meant to stir provocative debate and add reinforcement to a bold vision for a humanity that embraces all people. Explodes the myth that black America is monolithic.
System Details Note: DVD; Dolby digital, stereo.; NTSC.
Awards Note: Sundance Film Festival Filmmaker's Trophy, 1995
Subject: African Americans > Race identity
African Americans > Attitudes.
African Americans > Color > Social aspects.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) > United States
Genre: Documentary films.

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