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I am not your negro [videorecording(DVD)] / Velvet Film Inc. presents in coproduction with Artémis Productions, Close Up Film, ARTE France, Independent Lens, RTS Radio Télévision Suisse, RTBF (Télévision belge), Shelter Prod ; written by James Baldwin ; directed by Raoul Peck ; produced by Remí Grellety, Raoul Peck, Hébert Peck; a Raoul Peck Film.

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987 (screenwriter,, on-screen participant.). Peck, Raoul, (film producer,, film director.). Grellety, Rémi, (film producer.). Peck, Hébert, 1958- (film producer.). Jackson, Samuel L., (narrator.). Belafonte, Harry, 1927- (on-screen participant.). Brando, Marlon, (on-screen participant.). Cavett, Dick, (on-screen participant.). Charles, Ray, 1918- (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). Velvet Film GmbH, (production company.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Lansdowne Library E 185.61 I366 2017 (Text) 26040003299100 Media Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Toronto, Ontario] : Mongrel, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on James Baldwin's unfinished book titled: Remember this house.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features include: interview with director; Q&A sessions with Samuel L. Jackson and with director; video photo gallery.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
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.:
Filmmaker Raoul Peck builds a radical examination of race in America on an unfinished book by late author James Baldwin. Incorporating archival material, film takes a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter.
System Details Note:
Disc characteristics: DVD-1
Language Note:
In English with optional dubbed French; English and French SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing). Special features are in English only.
Subject: United States > Race relations.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Racism > United States.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.

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