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The Resource Black Panthers, The: Vanguard of the Revolution

Black Panthers, The: Vanguard of the Revolution

Label
Black Panthers, The: Vanguard of the Revolution
Title
Black Panthers, The: Vanguard of the Revolution
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • The first feature-length documentary to explore the Black Panther Party, its significance to the broader American culture, its cultural and political awakening for black people, and the painful lessons wrought when a movement derails
  • "An impressively detailed explication of how quickly the Black Panthers rose and fell."--A.V. Club
  • "A brisk, balanced mix of interviews, archival footage, and photos backed by a pointed soundtrack ..."--Boston Globe
  • "Look at what they fought for, look at how strongly their resistance was resisted, think about how familiar the police brutality they exposed still is today."--Village Voice
  • "Vet PBS documentarian Stanley Nelson's sturdy, straightforward chronicle of the Black Power organization."--Variety
Cataloging source
RV8
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written, produced and directed by Stanley Nelson ; produced by Laurens Grant ; editor, Aljernon Tunsil ; composer, Tom Phillips ; cinematography by Antonio Rossi, Rick Butler, Allen Moore, Cliff Charles ; animators, Molly Schwartz & Garry Waller
Language note
English audio; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Featuring: Kathleen Cleaver, Jamal Joseph, Elaine Brown, Emory Douglas
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Black Panther Party
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Black Panthers, The: Vanguard of the Revolution
Instantiates
Note
02/16/2016
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781627895453
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887026826
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)961028552
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Black Panthers, The: Vanguard of the Revolution
Note
02/16/2016
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781627895453
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887026826
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)961028552
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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