The Resource Afro promo, curated by Jenni Olson & Karl Knapper, (videorecording)

Afro promo, curated by Jenni Olson & Karl Knapper, (videorecording)

Label
Afro promo
Title
Afro promo
Statement of responsibility
curated by Jenni Olson & Karl Knapper
Title variation
Black cinema trailers, 1946-76
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of 31 trailers for films starring, directed by, and/or marketed to African Americans from the years 1952-1976
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/089/96/073
Language note
In English
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
A37 2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olson, Jenni
  • Knapper, Karl
  • Beebe, Roger Warren
  • Harris, Christopher
  • Other Cinema (Firm)
Runtime
72
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American motion picture actors and actresses
  • African American actors
  • Advertising
  • Film trailers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Afro promo, curated by Jenni Olson & Karl Knapper, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Original release dates from closing credits
  • Container insert includes an essay by Terri Francis ("The power of a fragment for other cinema")
  • Special features: 2 new experimental films (Roger Beebe's "Famous Irish Americans", 2003, col., 8 min. & Christopher Harris' "Reckless eyeballing", 2004, b&w, 14 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Play all: The Harlem Globetrotters (1952) -- St. Louis blues (1958) -- Edge of the city (1957) -- Defiant ones (1958) -- A raisin in the sun (1961) -- A patch of blue (1965) -- "They call me Mister Tibbs!" (1970) -- Cool breeze (1972) -- The last safari (1967) -- Zulu (1964) -- Soul to soul (1971) -- "Sounder" (1972) -- The learning tree (1969) -- Putney Swope (1969) -- Slaves (1969) -- Mandingo (1975) -- Boss nigger (1974) -- Blacula (1972) -- Cleopatra Jones (1973) -- Foxy Brown (1974) -- Black mama/white mama (1973) -- Black girl (1972) -- Lady sings the blues (1972) -- Sparkle (1975) -- The great white hope (1970) -- The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976) -- The greatest (1976) -- Car wash (1976) -- Norman-- is that you? (1976) -- Cooley High (1975) -- A piece of the action (1976)
  • Categories: Blaxploitation -- History -- Comedy -- Music -- Race relations -- Poitier -- Black authors -- Sports
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (72 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
185713000124
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • OCM62881059
  • (OCoLC)62881059
System details
DVD, all regions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Afro promo, curated by Jenni Olson & Karl Knapper, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Original release dates from closing credits
  • Container insert includes an essay by Terri Francis ("The power of a fragment for other cinema")
  • Special features: 2 new experimental films (Roger Beebe's "Famous Irish Americans", 2003, col., 8 min. & Christopher Harris' "Reckless eyeballing", 2004, b&w, 14 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Play all: The Harlem Globetrotters (1952) -- St. Louis blues (1958) -- Edge of the city (1957) -- Defiant ones (1958) -- A raisin in the sun (1961) -- A patch of blue (1965) -- "They call me Mister Tibbs!" (1970) -- Cool breeze (1972) -- The last safari (1967) -- Zulu (1964) -- Soul to soul (1971) -- "Sounder" (1972) -- The learning tree (1969) -- Putney Swope (1969) -- Slaves (1969) -- Mandingo (1975) -- Boss nigger (1974) -- Blacula (1972) -- Cleopatra Jones (1973) -- Foxy Brown (1974) -- Black mama/white mama (1973) -- Black girl (1972) -- Lady sings the blues (1972) -- Sparkle (1975) -- The great white hope (1970) -- The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976) -- The greatest (1976) -- Car wash (1976) -- Norman-- is that you? (1976) -- Cooley High (1975) -- A piece of the action (1976)
  • Categories: Blaxploitation -- History -- Comedy -- Music -- Race relations -- Poitier -- Black authors -- Sports
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (72 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
185713000124
Other physical details
sd., b&w and col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • OCM62881059
  • (OCoLC)62881059
System details
DVD, all regions
Video recording format
DVD

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