The Black Panthers : vanguard of the revolution /

Explores the Black Panther Party, its significance to American culture, its cultural and political awakening for black people, and the lessons learned when a movement derails. Combines archival footage with the voices of police, FBI informants, journalists, white supporters and detractors, and Black... Full description

Corporate Author: Firelight Films (Firm),
Other Authors: Nelson, Stanley, 1955-, Grant, Laurens,, Independent Television Service,, PBS Distribution (Firm),
Language: English
Published: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2016]
Edition: School edition.
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Summary: Explores the Black Panther Party, its significance to American culture, its cultural and political awakening for black people, and the lessons learned when a movement derails. Combines archival footage with the voices of police, FBI informants, journalists, white supporters and detractors, and Black Panthers who remained loyal to the party and those who left it. Featuring Kathleen Cleaver, Elaine Brown, Emory Douglas, Jamal Joseph, and others.
Item Description: Originally released as a documentary in 2015.
Includes original theatrical release (120 min.); educator's version, edited for classroom use (75 min.); and Teacher's guide (PDF); widescreen.
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Format: System requirements for PDF: computer with DVD-ROM drive.
Production Credits: Editor, Aljernon Tunsil ; composer, Tom Phillips ; cinematography by Antonio Rossi, Rick Butler, Allen Moore, Cliff Charles ; animators, Molly Schwartz & Garry Waller.
ISBN: 9781627896146
1627896147