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The Resource Black in Latin America, a production of Inkwell Films, Wall to Wall Media LTD and Thirteen in association with WNET.org ; written by Henry Louis Gates Jr. ; series producer, Ricardo Pollack, (videorecording)

Black in Latin America, a production of Inkwell Films, Wall to Wall Media LTD and Thirteen in association with WNET.org ; written by Henry Louis Gates Jr. ; series producer, Ricardo Pollack, (videorecording)

Label
Black in Latin America
Title
Black in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
a production of Inkwell Films, Wall to Wall Media LTD and Thirteen in association with WNET.org ; written by Henry Louis Gates Jr. ; series producer, Ricardo Pollack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Henry Louis Gates Jr. travels to Haiti, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Brazil, Mexico and Peru to discover the African influence on Latin America. He examines the shared legacy of colonialism and slavery in a region that imported ten times as many slaves as the United States, and kept them in bondage far longer. Gates finds that the influence of people of African descent has had a massive influence on the history and culture of Latin America and the Caribbean, despite sometimes being forgotten or ignored
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Graham Smith ; editors, Joe Carey, Nick Follows, Lisa M. Jones ; composer, Miguel d'Oliveira
Dewey number
980.00496
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English and Spanish language tracks with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; described for the visually impaired
LC call number
F1419.N4
LC item number
B53 2011
PerformerNote
Henry Louis Gates, Jr
Runtime
240
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Black in Latin America, a production of Inkwell Films, Wall to Wall Media LTD and Thirteen in association with WNET.org ; written by Henry Louis Gates Jr. ; series producer, Ricardo Pollack, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title of series and individual programs taken from menu screen
  • Originally produced as a television program in 2011
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Mexico & Peru: the black grandma in the closet
  • title on disc label:
  • Mexico & Peru: a hidden race
  • produced and directed by Ilana Trachtman
  • Disc 1:
  • Haiti & Dominican Republic: an island divided
  • produced and directed by Ricardo Pollack
  • Cuba: the next revolution
  • produced and directed by Diene Petterle
  • Disc 2.
  • Brazil: a racial paradise?
  • produced and directed by Ricardo Pollack
Control code
ocn706132432
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781608834464
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014496
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
BILA600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)706132432
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC anamorphic widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Black in Latin America, a production of Inkwell Films, Wall to Wall Media LTD and Thirteen in association with WNET.org ; written by Henry Louis Gates Jr. ; series producer, Ricardo Pollack, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title of series and individual programs taken from menu screen
  • Originally produced as a television program in 2011
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Mexico & Peru: the black grandma in the closet
  • title on disc label:
  • Mexico & Peru: a hidden race
  • produced and directed by Ilana Trachtman
  • Disc 1:
  • Haiti & Dominican Republic: an island divided
  • produced and directed by Ricardo Pollack
  • Cuba: the next revolution
  • produced and directed by Diene Petterle
  • Disc 2.
  • Brazil: a racial paradise?
  • produced and directed by Ricardo Pollack
Control code
ocn706132432
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781608834464
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887014496
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
BILA600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)706132432
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC anamorphic widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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