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Imperfect journey [videorecording] / a film by Haile Gerima ; a Low Flying Pictures co-production with BBC ... [et al.]

Author:
Gerima, Haile  Search this
Kapuściński, Ryszard  Search this
Coggins, Andrew  Search this
Low Flying Pictures (Firm)  Search this
British Broadcasting Corporation  Search this
First Run/Icarus Films  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Documentary films
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
1994
1974-
Topic:
Social conditions  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
DT379.5 .I56 1994
video 000981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902477

Favela rising [videorecording] / Thinkfilm & HBO/Cinemax Documentary films ; Jeff Zimbalist, Matt Mochary ; produced and directed by Jeff Zimbalist and Matt Mochary

Author:
Zimbalist, Jeff  Search this
Mochary, Matt  Search this
Sá, Anderson  Search this
Junior, José  Search this
Nunes, Marcio  Search this
Azevedo, Andre Luis  Search this
Ventura, Zuenir  Search this
Martins, Altair 1975-  Search this
Moraes, Michele  Search this
Siqueira, Lizietia Carmen  Search this
Thinkfilm (Firm)  Search this
HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films  Search this
Genius Entertainment  Search this
Subject:
Sá, Anderson  Search this
Junior, José  Search this
Grupo Cultural AfroReggae  Search this
AfroReggae (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Videorecordings
DVD-Video discs
Documentary films
Documentary
Place:
Brazil
Rio de Janeiro
Vigário Geral (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Date:
2007
[2007]
Topic:
Political activists  Search this
Social movements  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Call number:
video 001314
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1017026

Great Zimbabwe / an IWC Media production for the BBC

Author:
Casely-Hayford, Gus  Search this
Hall, Ishbel  Search this
British Broadcasting Corporation  Search this
IWC Media  Search this
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)  Search this
Films Media Group  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm
Type:
Video recordings
Historical films
Documentary films
Educational films
Place:
Africa
Great Zimbabwe (Extinct city)
Africa, Sub-Saharan
Date:
2011
2009
Topic:
Gold mines and mining--History  Search this
History  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Call number:
video 001351
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1036602

The rise and fall of Jim Crow / a co-production of Quest Productions, VideoLine Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York

Author:
Pollard, Sam  Search this
Jersey, Bill  Search this
Wormser, Richard 1933-  Search this
Grant, William (William R.)  Search this
Roundtree, Richard 1942-  Search this
Quest Productions  Search this
VideoLine (Firm)  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
California Newsreel (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
4 videodiscs (56 min. each) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
DVD-Video discs
Documentary television programs
History
Place:
Southern States
United States
Date:
2002
©2002
Topic:
African Americans--Segregation--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
African Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Segregation--History  Search this
Segregation--Law and legislation  Search this
Racism  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
video 001559
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097917

Mama Benz & the taste of money [videorecording] / written and directed by Karin Junger; produced by Carmen Cobos ; a Ryninks Films production in co-production with IKON and RNTV

Title:
Mama Benz and the taste of money
Author:
Junger, Karin drt aus  Search this
Cobos, Carmen pro  Search this
IKON Televisie  Search this
Radio Nederland Television  Search this
Filmakers Library, inc  Search this
Subject:
Vlisco (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Documentary films
Place:
Africa, West
Date:
2002
C2002
21st century
Topic:
Women, Black--Economic conditions  Search this
Women, Black--Social conditions  Search this
Textile fabrics--Marketing  Search this
Call number:
HQ1810
video 000623
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_739814

Over the river [videorecording] : life of Lydia Maria Child, abolitionist for freedom / written, produced and directed by Constance L. Jackson

Author:
Jackson, Constance L (Constance Lillie) 1954-  Search this
Jackson, Constance L (Constance Lillie) 1954-  Search this
Carroll, Diahann  Search this
Subject:
Child, Lydia Maria 1802-1880  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Biography
Documentary films
Biographical films
Place:
United States
Date:
2008
C2008
19th century
Topic:
Women social reformers  Search this
Women abolitionists  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Antislavery movements--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Social justice--History  Search this
Call number:
video 000986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_905210

70 acres in Chicago : Cabrini Green / Ronit Films presents ; producer/director, Ronit Bezalel ; writer/editor, Catherine Crouch ; executive producer, Judy Hoffman ; producer, Brenda Schumacher

Title:
Cabrini Green
Seventy acres in Chicago : Cabrini Green
Film producer:
Bezalel, Ronit  Search this
Hoffman, Judy 1947-  Search this
Schumacher, Brenda  Search this
Screenwriter:
Crouch, Catherine  Search this
Narrator:
Mariama, Marguerite  Search this
Commentator:
Smith, Janet L. 1962-  Search this
Consultant:
Brewster, Deidre  Search this
Pratt, Mark  Search this
Hunt, D. Bradford  Search this
Composer:
Buford, Duane  Search this
Publisher:
Ronit Films  Search this
Subject:
Cabrini-Green Homes (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Chicago Housing Authority Corrupt practices  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (58 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
2015
21st century
Topic:
Public housing  Search this
Mixed-income housing  Search this
City planning  Search this
Urban renewal--Moral and ethical aspects  Search this
Urban renewal  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Poor--Social conditions  Search this
Income distribution  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
video 001494
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081199

Slavery by another name / produced and directed by Sam Pollard ; written by Sheila Curran Bernard ; a production of TPT National Productions in association with Two Dollars & A Dream, Inc

Director:
Pollard, Sam  Search this
Screenwriter:
Bernard, Sheila Curran  Search this
Narrator:
Fishburne, Laurence III 1961-  Search this
Film editor:
Pollard, Jason L. 1978-  Search this
Cinematographer:
Young, Andrew 1960-  Search this
Composer:
Bacon, Michael 1948-  Search this
Author:
Television adaptation of (work): Blackmon, Douglas A Slavery by another name  Search this
Production company:
TPT National Productions  Search this
Distributor:
Two Dollars and a Dream (Firm)  Search this
PBS Distribution (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
Television adaptations
Documentary television programs
History
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
19th century
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
African Americans--Employment--History  Search this
African Americans--Crimes against--History  Search this
African American prisoners--Social conditions  Search this
Forced labor--History  Search this
Convict labor--History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
video 001479
Restrictions & Rights:
For private home use only.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082864

Letter to the President / QD3 Entertainment in association with Simmons-Lathan Media Group present ; a film by Thomas Gibson ; written by Sharmila Ariathurai and Thomas Gibson ; produced by Trinh T. Banh, Thomas Gibson ; directed by Thomas Gibson

Author:
Bollman, Jeff  Search this
Thedford, Engel  Search this
Jones, Quincy 1933-  Search this
Gibson, Thomas 1962-  Search this
Banh, Trinh T  Search this
Ariathurai, Sharmila  Search this
Snoop Dogg 1972-  Search this
QD3 Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Simmons Lathan Media Group  Search this
Image Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Place:
United States
Date:
2005
2004
©2005
1975-
Topic:
Rap (Music)  Search this
Hip-hop  Search this
Hip-hop--Social aspects  Search this
Hip-hop--Political aspects  Search this
Rap (Music)--Social aspects  Search this
Rap (Music)--Political aspects  Search this
African Americans--Politics and government  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Social change  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
video 001540
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1090690

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