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The Resource Color adjustment, producer, director, writer, Marlon T. Riggs ; producer, Vivian Kleiman, (videorecording)

Color adjustment, producer, director, writer, Marlon T. Riggs ; producer, Vivian Kleiman, (videorecording)

Label
Color adjustment
Title
Color adjustment
Statement of responsibility
producer, director, writer, Marlon T. Riggs ; producer, Vivian Kleiman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of the portrayal of African-Americans on American television from 1948-1988. Argues that earlier images were outright racist, and that later images have been overly biased towards prosperous blacks
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Deborah Hoffmann ; associate producer, Anna Vega ; original music, Mary Watkins ; videography, Rick Butler, Michael Anderson
LC call number
PN1992.8.A34
LC item number
C65 2004
PerformerNote
Narrator: Ruby Dee ; commentary, Esther Rolle, Diahann Carroll, Denise Nicholas, Tim Reid, Norman Lear, Steve Bochco, David Wolper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1944-
  • 1943-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riggs, Marlon T
  • Kleiman, Vivian
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Rolle, Esther
  • Carroll, Diahann
  • Nicholas, Denise
  • Reid, Tim
  • Lear, Norman
  • Bochco, Steven
  • Wolper, David L
  • California Newsreel (Firm)
  • Signifyin' Works (Firm)
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans on television
  • Race relations on television
  • Racism on television
  • Television broadcasting
  • African Americans
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Color adjustment, producer, director, writer, Marlon T. Riggs ; producer, Vivian Kleiman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 1991
  • Special features include: Interview with Riggs (1 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Color blind TV? -- A segregated nation -- Crossing the line -- The look of success -- Coloring the dream -- Reframing the past -- The promised land -- Credits
Control code
56820463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56820463
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Color adjustment, producer, director, writer, Marlon T. Riggs ; producer, Vivian Kleiman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 1991
  • Special features include: Interview with Riggs (1 min.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Color blind TV? -- A segregated nation -- Crossing the line -- The look of success -- Coloring the dream -- Reframing the past -- The promised land -- Credits
Control code
56820463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56820463
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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