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The Resource Richard E. Norman and race filmmaking, Barbara Tepa Lupack ; foreword by Michael T. Martin

Richard E. Norman and race filmmaking, Barbara Tepa Lupack ; foreword by Michael T. Martin

Label
Richard E. Norman and race filmmaking
Title
Richard E. Norman and race filmmaking
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Tepa Lupack ; foreword by Michael T. Martin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 1900s, so-called race filmmakers set out to produce black-oriented pictures to counteract the racist caricatures that had dominated cinema from its inception. Richard E. Norman, a southern-born white filmmaker, was one such pioneer. From humble beginnings as a roving ""home talent"" filmmaker, recreating photoplays that starred local citizens, Norman would go on to produce high-quality feature-length race pictures. Together with his better-known contemporaries Oscar Micheaux and Noble and George Johnson, Richard E. Norman helped to define early race filmmaking. Making use of un
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lupack, Barbara Tepa
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Martin, Michael T
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Norman, Richard E
  • Norman, Richard E
  • Race films
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Race films
  • Music, Dance, Drama & Film
  • Film
Label
Richard E. Norman and race filmmaking, Barbara Tepa Lupack ; foreword by Michael T. Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Michael T. Martin -- Introduction: new visions of opportunity -- Race matters: the evolution of race filmmaking -- "Have you talent?": Norman's early career -- "Not a white man in the cast": Norman's early race films -- "Taking two hides from the ox": The bull-dogger and The crimson skull -- "A risky experiment": Zircon and regeneration -- "You know we have the goods": The flying ace and Black gold -- "It takes a darn good one to stick": Norman's later career -- Afterword -- Appendix 1: shooting script: The green eyed monster -- Appendix 2: shooting script (fragment) and scenario: The bull-dogger -- Appendix 3: shooting script: The crimson skull
Control code
ocn868971231
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (400 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299999824
Lccn
2013040602
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gm5j3
Publisher number
MWT11531529
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868971231
Label
Richard E. Norman and race filmmaking, Barbara Tepa Lupack ; foreword by Michael T. Martin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Michael T. Martin -- Introduction: new visions of opportunity -- Race matters: the evolution of race filmmaking -- "Have you talent?": Norman's early career -- "Not a white man in the cast": Norman's early race films -- "Taking two hides from the ox": The bull-dogger and The crimson skull -- "A risky experiment": Zircon and regeneration -- "You know we have the goods": The flying ace and Black gold -- "It takes a darn good one to stick": Norman's later career -- Afterword -- Appendix 1: shooting script: The green eyed monster -- Appendix 2: shooting script (fragment) and scenario: The bull-dogger -- Appendix 3: shooting script: The crimson skull
Control code
ocn868971231
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (400 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299999824
Lccn
2013040602
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gm5j3
Publisher number
MWT11531529
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868971231

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