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I am not your negro / written by James Baldwin ; directed by Raoul Peck.

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 (screenwriter,, on-screen participant.). Peck, Raoul, (film director.). Jackson, Samuel L., (narrator.). Belafonte, Harry, 1927- (on-screen participant.). Brando, Marlon, (on-screen participant.). Cavett, Dick, (on-screen participant.). Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- (on-screen participant.). Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 Motion picture adaptation of (work) Remember this house. (Added Author). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.).

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  • 29 of 32 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ridgefield Library.
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Ridgefield Library 973.0496 I (Text to phone) 34010140024109 Adult Nonfiction DVD Available -

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General Note:
Title from container.
Based on James Baldwin's unfinished book, "Remember this house."
DVD release of the 2016 motion picture.
Widescreen (16x9, 1.85)
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Alexandra Strauss ; cinematography, Henry Adebonojo, Bill Ross, Turner Ross ; music, Alexei Aigui.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Samuel L. Jackson ; featuring James Baldwin, Harry Belafonte, Marlon Brando, Dick Cavett, Ray Charles, George W. Bush.
Summary, etc.:
Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin's original words and a flood of rich archival material. A journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for disturbing violent images, thematic material, language and brief nudity.
System Details Note:
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: United States > Race relations.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Racism > United States.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
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