A Walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers / A Presentation of WNET and KQED, in association with Corporation for Entertainment and Learning and Bill D. Moyers.
- Physical Description: 2 videocassettes (120 min.) : sound, color with black and white segments ; 1/2 in.
- Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Video, 1988.
|General Note:|| Some volumes are closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Segments originally telecast on PBS, chiefly in 1984.
|Restrictions on Access Note:|| Public performance title.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Production credits vary for individual episodes. Original production dates range from 1982-1984.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Bill Moyers.
|Summary, etc.:|| Comprehensive journey through time, examining the most important moments of our century, tracing current political and economic concerns to their sources, with extensive use of newsreel and archival film. This episode reviews the acocomplishments of Black America. Part 1 traces African-American history from the 1800's through the 1930's. Part 2 covers the early roots and recent past of the civil rights movement. Leaders profiled in this program include Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall, and Malcolm X.
|Target Audience Note:|| Not rated.
|System Details Note:|| VHS.
|Awards Note:|| Winner of 1984 Emmy; 1984 George Foster Peabody Broadcasting Award.
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