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How to eat your watermelon in white company (and enjoy it).

Van Peebles, Melvin, 1932- (Added Author). Solomon, Michael. (Added Author). Angio, Joe. (Added Author). Hehmeyer, Dick. (Added Author). Directed by Joe Angio. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 85 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Music Box Films : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Joe Angio.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Dick Hehmeyer.
Summary, etc.: Melvin van Peebles' remarkable life story reveals an artist and a man whose groundbreaking impact on film, politics and pop culture remains, forty-five years after the release of Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song, as relevant as ever.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Van Peebles, Melvin, 1932-
African American motion picture producers and directors > Biography.
Genre: Blaxploitation films.

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