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Soundtrack for a Revolution [DVD]

The story of the American civil rights movement through its music, the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and more, as they fought for justice and equality. Includes new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, archival footage, and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders. Freedom songs evolved from slave chants, from the labor movement, and even from the black church.

Format

DVD

Availability

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  • DVD 323.1196073 Sou, DVD
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  • DVD 323.1196073 Sou, DVD

Publish Date

2010

ISBN

1422988279


Format: DVD
Summary: The story of the American civil rights movement through its music, the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and more, as they fought for justice and equality. Includes new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, archival footage, and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders. Freedom songs evolved from slave chants, from the labor movement, and even from the black church.
Title: Soundtrack for a revolution [DVD] / Louverture Films presents a Freedom Song production in association with Goldcrest FIlms International and Wild Bunch ; written and directed by Bill Guttentag and Dan Sturman.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Docurama Films : Distributed by New Video, [2010]
Subject: African Americans -- Music African Americans -- Civil rights -- Songs and music Protest songs -- United States Civil rights movements -- United States -- Songs and music.
Isbn: 1422988279
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 323.1196073 Sou
Oclc: 663651429
Upc: 767685225103
Bib Id: 384414

Format: DVD
Summary: The story of the American civil rights movement through its music, the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and more, as they fought for justice and equality. Includes new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, archival footage, and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders. Freedom songs evolved from slave chants, from the labor movement, and even from the black church.
Title: Soundtrack for a revolution [DVD] / Louverture Films presents a Freedom Song production in association with Goldcrest FIlms International and Wild Bunch ; written and directed by Bill Guttentag and Dan Sturman.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Docurama Films : Distributed by New Video, [2010]
Description: 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: African Americans -- Music
Subjects: African Americans -- Civil rights -- Songs and music
Subjects: Protest songs -- United States
Subjects: Civil rights movements -- United States -- Songs and music.
Other Author: Glover, Danny
Other Author: Guttentag, William
Other Author: Sturman, Dan
Other Author: Hamilton, Amde, 1940-
Other Author: Stone, Angie
Other Author: Stone, Joss
Other Author: Jean, Wyclef
Other Author: Havens, Richie
Other Author: Legend, John
Other Author: Mary Mary (Musical group)
Other Author: Hopscotch Entertainment (Firm)
Other Author: Blind Boys of Alabama
Other Author: Carlton Reese Memorial Unity Choir
Other Author: Roots (Musical group)
Other Author: Louverture Films (Firm)
Other Author: Goldcrest Films International
Other Author: Wild Bunch (Firm)
Other Author: Docurama (Firm)
Other Author: New Video Group
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Notes: Bonus features: musical performances, deleted scenes and interviews, behind-the-scenes photo gallery.
Notes: Executive producer, Danny Glover.
Notes: Anthony Hamilton and the Blind Boys of Alabama, Angie Stone, Joss Stone, Mary Mary, the Carlton Reese Memorial Unity Choir, Wyclef Jean, Richie Havens, The Roots, John Legend.
Notes: DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital, stereo.
Notes: Vancouver International Film Festival Audience Award, 2009 ; Chicago International Film Festival Best Director, 2009.
ISBN: 1422988279
Publisher Number: NNVG225101
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: 323.1196073 Sou
Medium: [DVD]