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The 50 most influential Black films : a celebration of African-American talent, determination, and creativity / S. Torriano Berry and Venise T. Berry

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Author:
Berry, Torriano  Search this
Berry, Venise T  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 312 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2001
©2001
Contents:
Society Profile: 1900-1928, The Silent Era -- Film Fact Before the Fiction: Johnson vs. Jeffries Fight Film, 1910 -- The Railroad Porter, 1912 -- The Realization of a Negro's Ambition, 1916 -- The Birth of a Race, 1918 -- Body and Soul, 1925 -- The Scar of Shame, 1927 -- Society Profile: 1929-1939, Early Sound Films -- Hearts in Dixie, 1929 -- Hallelujah, 1929 -- The Emperor Jones, 1933 -- Imitation of Life, 1934 -- Harlem on the Prairie, 1938 -- Interview with Herb Jeffries -- Society Profile, 1940-1949, Race Flicks -- The Blood of Jesus, 1941 -- Cabin in the Sky, 1943 -- Stormy Weather, 1943 -- Interview with Fayard Nicholas -- Home of the Brave, 1949 -- Society Profile, 1950-1959, The Coming of Color -- The Jackie Robinson Story, 1950 -- Carmen Jones, 1954 -- St. Louis Blues, 1958 -- Interview with Ruby Dee -- Society Profile, 1960-1969, A Separate Cinema -- Sergeant Rutledge, 1960 -- A Raisin in the Sun, 1961 -- Black Like Me, 1964 -- Nothing but a Man, 1964 -- Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, 1967 -- The Learning Tree, 1969 -- Interview with Gordon Parks -- Society Profile, 1970-1979, The Blaxploitation Era -- Sweet Sweetback's Baadassss Song, 1971 -- Shaft, 1971 -- Interview with Gordon Parks -- Buck and the Preacher, 1972 -- Blacula, 1972 -- The Spook Who Sat by the Door, 1973 -- Interview with Ivan Dixon -- Coffy, 1973 -- Claudine, 1974 -- Interview with James Earl Jones -- Cooley High, 1975 -- Interviews with Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs and Eric Monte -- Countdown at Kusini, 1976 -- Interviews with Ossie Davis and Dr. Jeanne Noble -- Society Profile, 1980-1989, New Ebony Images -- Krush Groove, 1985 -- The Color Purple, 1985 -- She's Gotta Have It, 1986 -- Hollywood Shuffle, 1987 -- A Dry White Season, 1989 -- Interview with Euzhan Palcy -- Lean on Me, 1989 -- Glory, 1989 -- Society Profile, 1990 and Beyond -- Daughters of the Dust, 1991 -- Boyz 'N the Hood, 1991 -- To Sleep With Anger, 1991 -- Interview with Charles Burnett -- Bebe's Kids, 1992 -- Malcolm X, 1992 -- Waiting to Exhale, 1995 -- Interview with Loretta Devine -- The Nutty Professor, 1996 -- Get On the Bus, 1996 -- Interview with Reuben Cannon -- Amistad, 1997 -- Eve's Bayou, 1997 -- The Best Man, 1999 -- Influential Independent Efforts -- Hellbound Train, 1930 -- The White Girl, 1988 -- Sankofa, 1994 -- Interview with Haile Germina -- Naked Acts, 1996
Topic:
African Americans in motion pictures  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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