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The Resource Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, a production of Blackside ; creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton ; series writer, Steve Fayer ; series producer, Jon Else ; executive producer for American experience, Mark Samels ; WGBH Boston ; PBS, (videorecording)

Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, a production of Blackside ; creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton ; series writer, Steve Fayer ; series producer, Jon Else ; executive producer for American experience, Mark Samels ; WGBH Boston ; PBS, (videorecording)

Label
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years
Title
Eyes on the prize
Title remainder
America's civil rights years
Statement of responsibility
a production of Blackside ; creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton ; series writer, Steve Fayer ; series producer, Jon Else ; executive producer for American experience, Mark Samels ; WGBH Boston ; PBS
Title variation
  • America's civil rights years
  • Eyes on the prize
Title variation remainder
America's civil rights years, 1954-1965
Contributor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Creator
Director
Interviewee
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today
Member of
NLngAtvqSUE
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Associate producers, Llewellyn M. Smith, Prudence Arndt ; edited by Daniel Eisenberg, Jeanne Jordan, Charles Scott ; senior researcher, Laurie Kahn-Leavitt ; camera, Jon Else ... [et al.] ; theme music produced, arranged and performed by Bernice Johnson Reagon ; series title animation, Colossal Pictures ; academic advisors, Wiley Branton, Clayborne Carson, John Dittmer, Tony Freyer, David Garrow, Paul Gaston, Vincent Harding, Darlene Clark Hine, Steve Lawson, Genna Rae McNeil, Aldon Morris, J. Mills Thornton, Howard Zinn
Dewey number
323.0973
Intended audience
Rating: TV-PG
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.E93 2010
PerformerNote
Narrated by Julian Bond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-2015
  • 1940-1998
  • 1944-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bond, Julian
  • Vecchione, Judith
  • Bagwell, Orlando
  • DeVinney, James A
  • Crossley, Callie
  • Hampton, Henry
  • Else, Jon
  • Samels, Mark
  • Fayer, Steve
  • Blackside, Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, a production of Blackside ; creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton ; series writer, Steve Fayer ; series producer, Jon Else ; executive producer for American experience, Mark Samels ; WGBH Boston ; PBS, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast in 1986 as a special presentation of The American experience
  • Special feature: Disc 1. Interview with Henry Hampton
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • No easy walk, 1961-1963
  • produced, directed and written by James A. DeVinney, Callie Crossley
  • disc 3.
  • Mississippi :
  • Is this America? 1962-1964
  • produced and directed by Orlando Bagwell
  • Bridge to freedom, 1965
  • produced, directed and written by Callie Crossley, James A. DeVinney
  • disc 1.
  • Awakenings, 1954-1956
  • produced and directed by Judith Vecchione
  • Fighting back, 1957-1962
  • produced and directed by Judith Vecchione
  • disc 2.
  • Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961
  • produced and directed by Orlando Bagwell
Control code
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (360 min.)
Isbn
9781608831067
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887011099
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
EYES600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1422164
  • (OCoLC)498467105
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, a production of Blackside ; creator and executive producer, Henry Hampton ; series writer, Steve Fayer ; series producer, Jon Else ; executive producer for American experience, Mark Samels ; WGBH Boston ; PBS, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast in 1986 as a special presentation of The American experience
  • Special feature: Disc 1. Interview with Henry Hampton
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • No easy walk, 1961-1963
  • produced, directed and written by James A. DeVinney, Callie Crossley
  • disc 3.
  • Mississippi :
  • Is this America? 1962-1964
  • produced and directed by Orlando Bagwell
  • Bridge to freedom, 1965
  • produced, directed and written by Callie Crossley, James A. DeVinney
  • disc 1.
  • Awakenings, 1954-1956
  • produced and directed by Judith Vecchione
  • Fighting back, 1957-1962
  • produced and directed by Judith Vecchione
  • disc 2.
  • Ain't scared of your jails, 1960-1961
  • produced and directed by Orlando Bagwell
Control code
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (360 min.)
Isbn
9781608831067
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887011099
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
EYES600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1422164
  • (OCoLC)498467105
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; full screen ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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