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The Black Panthers : vanguard of the revolution.

Nelson, Stanley, 1955- (screenwriter,, film producer,, film director.). Grant, Laurens, (film producer.). Cleaver, Kathleen, (commentator.). Joseph, Jamal, (commentator.). Brown, Elaine, 1943- (commentator.). Douglas, Emory, (commentator.). Tunsil, Aljernon, (editor of moving image work.). Rossi, Antonio (Cinematographer), (director of photography.). Butler, Rick, (director of photography.). Moore, Allen, 1952- (director of photography.). Charles, Cliff, (director of photography.). Phillips, Tom, (composer.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 120 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States]: PBS , 2016.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Stanley Nelson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kathleen Cleaver, Elaine Brown, Emory Douglas, Ericka Huggins, Elbert "Big Man" Howard, Jamal Joseph, Clayborne Carson, Tarika Lewis, Rita Williams-Gracia, Sherwin Forte, Wayne Pharr, Ronald Freeman, Flores Forbes, Landon Williams, Mohammed Mubarek, Jeff Haas, Dennis Cunningham, Yohuru Williams, Jeffrey Ogbar, Mark Kurlansky, Donna Murch, Scot Brown, among others.
Summary, etc.:
More than 40 years after the Black Panther Party was founded the group and its leadership remain powerful and enduring images in our popular imagination. This will weave together the voices of those who lived this story -- police informants journalists white supporters and detractors those who remained loyal to the party and those who left it.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Black Panther Party > History.
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation > History > 20th century.
Black power > United States > History > 20th century.
Revolutionaries > United States > History > 20th century.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Radicalism > United States > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Politics and government > 20th century.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
United States > Race relations > Political aspects > History > 20th century.

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